Gila Box Riparian National Conservation Area/Bonita Creek & Gila River
Address: 85546
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Short Business Description: The 23,000-acre Gila Box Riparian National Conservation Area is truly an oasis in the desert. It has four perennial waterways - the Gila and San Francisco rivers and Bonita and Eagle creeks, which are the lifeline for this remarkable place. The Gila River canyon section, known as the Gila Box, is composed of patchy mesquite woodlands, mature cottonwoods, sandy beaches, and grand buff-colored cliffs. Bonita Creek, popular for birdwatching, hiking, and picnicking, is lined with large cottonwoods, sycamores, and willows. The perennial creek and riparian vegetation make this a cool year-round desert oasis.

The 23,000-acre Gila Box Riparian National Conservation Area is truly an oasis in the desert. It has four perennial waterways - the Gila and San Francisco rivers and Bonita and Eagle creeks, which are the lifeline for this remarkable place. The Gila River canyon section, known as the Gila Box, is composed of patchy mesquite woodlands, mature cottonwoods, sandy beaches, and grand buff-colored cliffs. Bonita Creek, popular for birdwatching, hiking, and picnicking, is lined with large cottonwoods, sycamores, and willows. The perennial creek and riparian vegetation make this a cool year-round desert oasis.

Phone: 928-348-4400
Carnival of Illusion
Address: 445 S Alvernon Way
85718
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Short Business Description: Laugh Have Fun and Celebrate a magical night out in Tucson with top-rated national award-winning entertainers Roland Sarlot and Susan Eyed. Enjoy a fun up-close Vaudeville-inspired illusion show in the style of classic entertainers such as Buster Keaton Mae West Gypsy Rose Lee and Harry Houdini. Carnival of Illusion is Magic Mystery and OOOH La La! Join them for an evening of Old-World Magic. A Must-See for Tourists and great for Date-Nights Anniversaries Celebrations or a Special Night Out. Bonus: On show nights for an additional price take part in a magical dining experience at the Doubletree Cactus Rose for a special three course prix fixe dinner menu for two. Due to the intimate nature of the boutique theater shows always sell out. Purchase tickets ahead of time. Join the beguiling romp around the world with an evening of Old-World Magic! For tickets and availability www.carnivalofillusion.com or call (520) 615-5299.; Laugh Have Fun and Celebrate in a boutique theater with the National Recipients for Excellence in Magic. The Carnival of Illusion Parlour Show presents

Laugh Have Fun and Celebrate a magical night out in Tucson with top-rated national award-winning entertainers Roland Sarlot and Susan Eyed. Enjoy a fun up-close Vaudeville-inspired illusion show in the style of classic entertainers such as Buster Keaton Mae West Gypsy Rose Lee and Harry Houdini. Carnival of Illusion is Magic Mystery and OOOH La La! Join them for an evening of Old-World Magic. A Must-See for Tourists and great for Date-Nights Anniversaries Celebrations or a Special Night Out. Bonus: On show nights for an additional price take part in a magical dining experience at the Doubletree Cactus Rose for a special three course prix fixe dinner menu for two. Due to the intimate nature of the boutique theater shows always sell out. Purchase tickets ahead of time. Join the beguiling romp around the world with an evening of Old-World Magic! For tickets and availability www.carnivalofillusion.com or call (520) 615-5299.; Laugh Have Fun and Celebrate in a boutique theater with the National Recipients for Excellence in Magic. The Carnival of Illusion Parlour Show presents

Phone: (520) 615-5299
The Jewish History Museum
Address: 564 S Stone Ave
85702
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Short Business Description: Built in 1910 as the historic first synagogue in the Arizona Territory the Jewish History Museum houses the Jewish Pioneers of the Southwest Exhibit. The Holocaust History Center is also open and focuses on the 230 Survivors who made Tucson their home after the War. Open for tours 1-5 p.m. Wed. Thurs. Sat. and Sun. and Friday from 12-3 pm. Closed in July.

Built in 1910 as the historic first synagogue in the Arizona Territory the Jewish History Museum houses the Jewish Pioneers of the Southwest Exhibit. The Holocaust History Center is also open and focuses on the 230 Survivors who made Tucson their home after the War. Open for tours 1-5 p.m. Wed. Thurs. Sat. and Sun. and Friday from 12-3 pm. Closed in July.

Phone: (520) 670-9073
Steward Observatory Mirror Lab
Address: 85721
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Short Business Description: Behind-the-scenes look into cutting-edge technology and revolutionary processes involved in making giant telescope mirrors: constructing mold casting polishing delivering to mountain-top viewing universe. Tours: Tuesday ? Friday @ 1 PM or 3 PM Cost: $15 Adults and $8 Students Located on the UA campus under UA Football Stadium.

Behind-the-scenes look into cutting-edge technology and revolutionary processes involved in making giant telescope mirrors: constructing mold casting polishing delivering to mountain-top viewing universe. Tours: Tuesday ? Friday @ 1 PM or 3 PM Cost: $15 Adults and $8 Students Located on the UA campus under UA Football Stadium.

Reid Park Zoo
Address: 1100 S Randolph Way
85716
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Short Business Description: Enter Randolph Way off 22nd St. west of Alvernon. Travel from South American rain forests to African grasslands in one day. Over 500 exotic animals from different continents in naturalistic habitats. Conservation recreation and education for the entire family. Come play outside!

Enter Randolph Way off 22nd St. west of Alvernon. Travel from South American rain forests to African grasslands in one day. Over 500 exotic animals from different continents in naturalistic habitats. Conservation recreation and education for the entire family. Come play outside!

Website: Reid Park Zoo
Phone: (520) 791-3204
Desert Diamond Casino & Hotel-Tucson
Address: 7350 S Nogales Hwy
85756
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Short Business Description: Slots blackjack poker keno bingo sports bar buffet Agave Restaurant catering meeting rooms and Diamond Center. Other location: Nogales Hwy. and Valencia Rd.; hotel steakhouse buffet poker keno slots blackjack catering conference rooms Monsoon Night Club.

Slots blackjack poker keno bingo sports bar buffet Agave Restaurant catering meeting rooms and Diamond Center. Other location: Nogales Hwy. and Valencia Rd.; hotel steakhouse buffet poker keno slots blackjack catering conference rooms Monsoon Night Club.

Phone: (520) 294-7777
Mt. Lemmon Ski Valley
Address: 10300 Ski Run Rd
85619
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Short Business Description: 30 miles 30§ cooler in the aspen and ponderosa pine forest. Open year-round for skiing, skyride unique gifts homemade fudge and patio or fireside dining.

30 miles 30§ cooler in the aspen and ponderosa pine forest. Open year-round for skiing, skyride unique gifts homemade fudge and patio or fireside dining.

Phone: (520) 576-1321
International Wildlife Museum
Address: 4800 W Gates Pass Rd
85745
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Short Business Description: Featuring natural-history collections from around the world hands-on exhibits Wildlife Theater showing films hourly and Oasis Gift Shop. Group tours and discounts available.; Experience over 400 species of birds mammals and insects up close! $2 off general admission is not valid with any other offer. Limit four tickets per coupon. ... more

Featuring natural-history collections from around the world hands-on exhibits Wildlife Theater showing films hourly and Oasis Gift Shop. Group tours and discounts available.; Experience over 400 species of birds mammals and insects up close! $2 off general admission is not valid with any other offer. Limit four tickets per coupon. ... more

Phone: (520) 629-0100
The Fox Tucson Theatre
Address: 17 W Congress St
85701
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Short Business Description: The Fox Tucson Theatre has been designated as a "Nationally Significant" building on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1930 and recently restored and reopened it is a stunning Southwestern Art Deco movie palace and State-Of-The-Art performing arts center.

The Fox Tucson Theatre has been designated as a "Nationally Significant" building on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1930 and recently restored and reopened it is a stunning Southwestern Art Deco movie palace and State-Of-The-Art performing arts center.

Phone: (520) 624-1515
The Presidio San Agust¡n
Address: 196 N Court St
85701
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Short Business Description: The Presidio San Agustin is Tucson's re-constructed Spanish fort originally built in 1775 which stood through the late 1800's. Today a portion of it stands on the same ground where it was originally built and remains of the original foundation are still present. Visit any time to see Museum exhibits about early Tucson and the many cultures that first came together during the Colonial Period. Docents are also available to provide brief tours of the Territorial era house and courtyard as well as the re-built Presidio. The Presidio also comes to life during Living History days with interpreters in period dress performing daily activities including bread making in the adobe oven blacksmithing soldiering and much more. Check the website for Living History days (second Saturday of the month during winter hours) and for other special events and activities. Winter Hours:October thru April Wed. thru Sun. 10-4. Summer Hours: May thru Sept. Thurs. thru Sun. 10-3.; Join Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild on a historic tour of the Old Pueblo's downtown area. Follow the Turquoise Trail a 2.5-mile paved loop encompassing many historic landmarks. A...more

The Presidio San Agustin is Tucson's re-constructed Spanish fort originally built in 1775 which stood through the late 1800's. Today a portion of it stands on the same ground where it was originally built and remains of the original foundation are still present. Visit any time to see Museum exhibits about early Tucson and the many cultures that first came together during the Colonial Period. Docents are also available to provide brief tours of the Territorial era house and courtyard as well as the re-built Presidio. The Presidio also comes to life during Living History days with interpreters in period dress performing daily activities including bread making in the adobe oven blacksmithing soldiering and much more. Check the website for Living History days (second Saturday of the month during winter hours) and for other special events and activities. Winter Hours:October thru April Wed. thru Sun. 10-4. Summer Hours: May thru Sept. Thurs. thru Sun. 10-3.; Join Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild on a historic tour of the Old Pueblo's downtown area. Follow the Turquoise Trail a 2.5-mile paved loop encompassing many historic landmarks. A...more

Phone: (520) 837-8119