This site contains the first two miles of permanent flow of Sonoita Creek and the floodplains adjacent to the stream. The site contains very high biodiversity values that are primarily focused on the riparian habitats along Sonoita Creek.
Southern Arizona’s interactive museum for children. Children’s Museum Tucson provides fun play-based hands-on learning experiences for children and their families. Guided tours for groups available. Air-conditioned. Nonprofit.; The biggest running block party in Arizona features a fast course free food live music free Children’s One Mile and after-party throughout Downtown Tucson. Meet Me Downtown is p…more
Tucked away in the rolling hills of southeastern Arizona Patagonia Lake State Park is an ideal place for watching wildlife fishing hiking picnicking water-skiing and camping. The campground overlooks a 265-acre man-made lake where anglers catch bass bluegill crappie and catfish. Hikers can stroll along the beautiful creek trail and see birds such as the canyon towhee inca dove vermilion ? y-catcher black vulture and several species of hummingbirds. Online camping reservations are available at azstateparks.com.
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.
Himdag Ki: Hek?hu Hemu Im B I-Ha?ap or the Tohono O?odham Nation Cultural Center & Museum is located in Topawa Arizona between Sells and the US-Mexico Border on Fresnal Canyon Road. South on BIA Route 19 Himdag Ki: (?culture house?) is at 86 miles southwest of Tucson; 76 miles south of Casa Grande; and 70 miles east of Ajo. The 38000 SF facility stands on 30 acres in pristine desert land and serves its visitors and community with diverse cultural programming and exhibitions. Please contact Himdag Ki: for additional information.
Browse our glass art gallery check out our glassblowing studio or Make Your Own Glass Art at Sonoran Glass School just off the 1-10 Freeway at the 22nd St exit. Sonoran Glass School is the premiere source for glass arts education events and experiences in the desert southwest. Spark Your Creative Fire at Sonoran Glass School.
El Presidio Historic District is home to the city block of Old Town Artisans. The 150-year-old adobe building has six distinctive shops and galleries featuring fine art imports and crafts from hundreds of local and regional artists from the Americas and the world. The Spanish-style courtyard offers a relaxing place to enjoy lunch or beverages amidst regional plants and trees.
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Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment offers a convenient memorable entertainment experience in Tucson Sahuarita and Why Arizona. Amenities include unmatched gaming options fine dining the Monsoon Nightclub and world-class sporting events music concerts and comedy sets at the Diamond Center. Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment also offers one of the region’s finest convention centers and high-tech meeting facilities. An enterprise of the Tohono O?odham Nation Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment has been in the gaming and entertainment business for almost 30 years beginning in 1985 with the opening of Papago Bingo in the Tucson area. In 1993 the first Desert Diamond Casino was opened on Nogales Highway. Six years later a smaller facility opened in Why Arizona. The third Desert Diamond Casino near Sahuarita was opened in 2001. In 2007 the original casino on Nogales Highway was replaced with a new casino hotel and convention center complex.
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