Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Tucson is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Tucson a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Tucson.
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1950 W San Xavier Rd, Tucson, AZ 85746, United States
07:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Mission San Xavier del Bac is the oldest preserved European structure in Arizona. The church was founded in late 17th century but was completely constructed by the late 18th century. The architecture of the church along with its intricate interiors including mural art, statues and its classic clay brick, stone and lime mortar structure, makes i...
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6300 N Swan Rd, Tucson, AZ 85718, United States
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Designed and built by Ettore “Ted” DeGrazia- a renowned artist from Arizona, the DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun showcases popular work of the artist himself.
The open air museum with its rustic stone building is home to over 15,000 DeGrazia original art works including oil paintings, water paintings, sketches, lithographs, sculptures, cera...
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140 N Main Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701, United States
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
The Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block showcases a permanent collection of Latin American Art, Art of American West, rare book and manuscripts and Modern and Contemporary art pieces.
The museum also hosts temporary exhibits which give you a peak into the trending art in Arizona.
Native Americans art prior...
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1405 E Kleindale Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719, United States
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
See the best of Franklin automobiles displayed in Tucson at the Franklin Museum. From classic to vintage Franklins, the museum covers all the production highlights of the history of the company.
The entire personal Franklin automobile collection of the Thomas H. Hubbard.
Native American artifacts of the aunt of Thomas H. Hubbar...
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201 N Court Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701, United States
10:00 am - 05:30 pm
The Old Town Artisans is located in the formerly known El Presidio San Augustin del Tucson- a fort built in the 18th century. Today the historic place still has some old structures, barrels and remnants of the 18th century which add to its charm.
The gift shops like the Pink Door Gallery and the Gypsy’s emporium are local favorites and is lov...
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1031 N Olive Rd, Tucson, AZ 85721, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The University of Arizona Museum of Art showcases a huge part of Arizona’s art which would otherwise be missing from its vast canvas.
The museum has everything from Public art statues (including modern art statues) which embrace the University gardens, to Fine murals dating back to the 15th century, to fine works of renaissance collection, to...
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192 S Stone Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The St. Augustine Cathedral is a Catholic church which stands out against the city-scape of Tucson to reveal its vibrant, modern architecture with solemn, elegant, historic interiors.
The stained glass, the ornately decorated alter and the spacious interiors- all are rather inviting and if you are looking for a quiet, spiritual corner in Tucson, a ...
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949 E 2nd St, Tucson, AZ 85719, United States
09:00 am - 08:00 pm
The Arizona History Museum traces the origin and evolution of Tucson’s multi-cultural existence and the overlapping influence of the native American and Spanish ancestors.
See fine example of traditional art, historical guns, vintage cars, painted pottery, period décor items and other historical artefacts.
The Etherton Gallery is popular for showcasing a huge variety of contemporary art work with vintage styles. The works include photography, paintings, prints, sculpture and mixed-media and is considered the Best Gallery in Tucson. The Temple of Music and Art gallery is known for incorporating visual styles and interpretations.
If you love photograph...
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1030 N Olive Rd, Tucson, AZ 85721, United States
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Center for Creative Photography has some of the best photographic art in Tucson and a visit here will make you love your camera even more! From Robert Heinecken, Max Yavno, Louise Dahl-Wolfe, Lola Alvarez Bravo, Frederick Somner and the legendary Ansel Adams, the list of Photographers whose work is showcased here, is rather unique! The place al...
7000 E Tanque Verde Rd, Tucson, AZ 85715, United States
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Tucson Desert Art Museum is home to some of best Arizonian collections including fine weaving exhibits, Hopi exhibits, paintings of the southwestern landscapes, Cartography exhibits and native American collection.
Weavings of The Dine which showcases 1940’s Navajo textiles.
Hopi Artistry including artefacts used by Th...
The Barrio Historico accommodates historic houses and private business buildings built in classic Sonoran architecture and design. The traditional designed houses are colored in vibrant palates and the wooden windows and doors accentuate its beauty.
If you want to see a part of Tucson which is true to its roots or are simply looking for a pleasant ...
The Pima County Courthouse is a working judiciary court in Tucson and was designed in 1928 by Roy Place.
The courthouse is a fine example of Spanish-Colonial style and the pink building is rather iconic in Tucson. Take a casual walk along its corridors and walk through its front gardens to see a part of Tucson’s history. The place makes for s...
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265 S Church Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701, United States
12:00 pm - 05:00 pm
The Museum of Contemporary Art hosts some of the most inspiring, unique contemporary art pieces in Tucson and is also known for arranging cultural events and workshops.
Paintings, Sculptures, Photography, Wood Work, Spatial art, Vintage art influences, Graphic art pieces, themed collections to abstract Art- the museum keeps itself well on track of ...
6872 E Sunrise Dr #130, Tucson, AZ 85750, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery is ideal for shopping for vintage paintings, historic artifacts, jewelry, old sculptures and anything that breathes authentic Native American art!
If you are a connoisseur of art or simply like to have your home décor items to have a historic story attached to them, take a walk here to buy your next art...