Top List of Museums in Tucson

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Tucson that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Tucson to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Tucson page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

    #1 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

    Tags: Museum, Wildlife Sanctuary , Aquarium

    Address: 2021 N Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85743, United States

    Timings: 07:30 am - 10:00 pm Details

    The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museumconsists of over 97 acres of land and most of its ‘exhibits’ are located in the outdoors-giving you a rare peak of over 230 animals, reptiles, insects, bird...Read more

  2. Pima Air & Space Museum

    #2 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Pima Air & Space Museum

    Tags: Museum, Military Museum, Memorial, Specialty Museum

    Address: 6000 E Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85706, USA

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Pima Air & Space Museum was opened in the 1970’s and is spread across over 80 acres of land and is home to around 3000 historical aircrafts and planes. The museum is world’s larges...Read more

  3. Tohono Chul

    #3 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Tohono Chul

    Tags: Museum, Park

    Address: 7366 N Paseo Del Norte, Tucson, AZ 85704, United States

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Tohono Chul encompasses the natural habitat of the Sonoran Desert and takes care of a wide variety of flowers, trees, birds and bees. The park has a ‘adopt-a-bee’ program where you can be ...Read more

  4. DeGrazia Gallery In The Sun Historic District

    #4 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    DeGrazia Gallery In The Sun Historic District

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 6300 N Swan Rd, Tucson, AZ 85718, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    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 rust...Read more

  5. International Wildlife Museum

    #5 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    International Wildlife Museum

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 4800 W Gates Pass Road, Tucson, AZ 85745

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The International Wildlife Museum is home to over 400 species of animals, birds and insects (preserved by taxidermy) and offers a peak into their habitats and surroundings by using interactive compute...Read more

  6. Tucson Museum Of Art

    #6 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Tucson Museum Of Art

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: 140 N Main Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    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 a...Read more

  7. Arizona State Museum

    #7 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Arizona State Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 1013 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85721, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Arizona State Museum celebrates the Native American arts and crafts and you can see fine collection of pottery showcased here. The museum also showcases privately owned collection of the Giffords ...Read more

  8. University Of Arizona Museum Of Art

    #8 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    University Of Arizona Museum Of Art

    Tags: Art Museum

    Address: 1031 N Olive Rd, Tucson, AZ 85721, United States

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    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...Read more

  9. Arizona Historical Society, Arizona History Museum

    #9 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Arizona Historical Society, Arizona History Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Library, History Museum

    Address: 949 E 2nd St, Tucson, AZ 85719, United States

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    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 tr...Read more

  10. Tucson Desert Art Museum

    #10 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Tucson Desert Art Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 7000 E Tanque Verde Rd, Tucson, AZ 85715, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    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 Ame...Read more

  11. Arizona Historical Society Downtown History Museum

    #11 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Arizona Historical Society Downtown History Museum

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 140 N Stone Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The Downtown History museum gives you a peek into the downtown area in Tucson’s past. See an exhibit of the Romero Barbershops along with other small businesses which thrived in central Tucson. ...Read more

  12. Jewish History Museum

    #12 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Jewish History Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 564 S Stone Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701, United States

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    The Jewish History Museum was opened to Public in 2008 and is accommodated in a building built in the early 20th century. The museum showcases a rare collection of the Jewish population in Arizona inc...Read more

  13. Old Pueblo Trolley

    #13 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Old Pueblo Trolley

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: 360 E 8th St, Tucson, AZ 85705, USA

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 11:59 pm Details

    The Old Pueblo Trolley is a non-profit organization that preserves the transit history of Tucson. You can find vintage busses, trolleys, coaches and streetcars- some you can even take a ride on while ...Read more

  14. Davis Monthan Afb Airport

    #14 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Davis Monthan Afb Airport

    Tags: Military Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 2720 S Craycroft Rd, Tucson, AZ 85707, United States

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Davis-Monthan Air Force Base is the largest aircraft boneyard in the world and consist of all kinds of planes- some even dating back to the World Wars! Many planes are reconstructed here while oth...Read more

  15. Southern Arizona Transportation Museum

    #15 of 29 Museums in Tucson
    Southern Arizona Transportation Museum

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 414 N Toole Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701, United States

    Timings: 11:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    The Southern Arizona Transportation Museum showcases old transport systems including Railway engines which are restored along with miniature railways. The museum gives you details on the locomotive hi...Read more

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