Discover the magical world of miniatures at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures where visitors are seemingly transported to different lands and times through the stories told by over 300 miniature houses and roomboxes expertly displayed in over 10000 square-feet of state-of-the-art exhibit space. The Museum?s permanent collection boasts antique dollhouses dating to 1742 contemporary fine-scale miniatures and enchanting collectibles. Frequent temporary exhibits special programs and events mean there is always something new to see. The Chicago Tribune has claimed; ?The magic of this place cannot be overstated.? For a truly memorable experience don?t miss this one-of-a-kind collection in a world-class setting.
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.
Wonderful themed gardens nature trails eclectic shops art galleries classes creatures and a charming Tea Room. Named as one of the great botanical gardens of the world by Travel+Leisure. Open daily from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (July & August 7 a.m.-3 p.m.) $8 adults $5 seniors (62+) $3 students (with ID) $2 children (5-12) under 5 free.; Celebrate the holidays surrounded by a million twinkling lights over three weekends at Tohono Chul; enjoy complimentary cookies and hot cocoa. Beer wine and additional snacks will ...more
Trinity Library Weekday Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Staff available 9-11:15 a.m. & 2-4 p.m. Weekend & evening hours by appointment.
Fort Bowie commemorates the bitter conflict between Chiricahua Apaches and the U.S. military - a lasting monument to the bravery and endurance of U.S. soldiers in paving the way for settlement and the taming of the western frontier. It provides insight into a "clash of cultures," a young nation in pursuit of "manifest destiny," and the hunter/gatherer society fighting to preserve its existence.
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Starting out as a labor of love, Winery 101, Home of Gallifant Cellars and SouthPaw Cellars is our dream come true. We love wine, and if you do, too, you've come to the right place! If you're looking for big-name, nationally and internationally marketed commercial wines, you're in the wrong place. We don't have any, but the grocery store is just down the street.
The quintessential Sonoran Desert experience?an unforgettable fusion zoo botanical garden natural history museum aquarium and art gallery. TripAdvisor?s #1 Tucson attraction. Explore 21 acres with two miles of walking trails. Highlights include the hummingbird aviary Warden Aquarium and Earth Sciences Center where visitors descend into a replica limestone cave to discover the geologic forces that created the Sonoran Desert landscape. The Museum's permanent mineral collection has been acknowledged as one of the finest regional collections in the world! Enjoy live animal presentations that showcase a variety of desert animals and be sure not to miss Raptor Free Flight (seasonal) where native birds of prey fly so close you can feel the brush of feathers! Open daily year-round. Hours/rates vary. Adjacent to Saguaro National Park (west).
Lightning Ridge Cellars, a small family winery established in 2005, represents years of personal endeavor from the ground up. We're proud to offer wines based on our Italian heritage. Our estate wines are made from classic Italian varietals: Sangiovese, Nebbiolo, Montepulciano, Primitivo, Malvasia and Muscat Canelli. Clay soils, long warm summers, cool nights and an old world style of winemaking provide the perfect combination to produce rich, full-bodied wines.
Less than 30 minutes from downtown Tucson Charron Vineyards is the perfect location to enjoy handcrafted Arizona wines and beautiful mountain views from our vineyard tasting room nestled in the Empire mountains. Enjoy a selection of fine wines including our famous White Merlot from one of the oldest vineyards in Southern Arizona. Leave the city heat behind and join us in the cooler mountain air for wine tasting Fri.?Sun. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.