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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.
The Tucson Mountain District of Saguaro National Park ranges from an elevation of 2180 ft to 4687 ft and contains 2 biotic communities desert scrub and desert grassland. Average annual precipitation is approximately 10.27 in. Common wildlife include the coyote Gambel?s quail and desert tortoise.
Nestled in the mile-high Mule Mountains Bisbee is the most historically and architecturally authentic city in Southern Arizona. Once known as ?the Queen of the Copper Camps? Bisbee has evolved into a unique city with a thriving historic district and an energetic arts scene. With cool summers and sunny winters it is the hub for high desert recreation hiking and birding. Visitors choose from 40 historic and boutique lodging accommodations an array of specialty shops antique stores galleries and enticing restaurants. Bisbee has an uncommon blend of creativity friendliness style romance and sense of place that is attractive to travelers.
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.
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.
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
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.
Blending the traditional with the inventive the museum presents original and traveling exhibitions with a focus on Art of the American West Latin American Art and Modern and Contemporary Art. The historic block features five distinctive properties that provide visitors with a unique look into Tucson?s past.; The Tucson Symphony Orchestra presents an evening concert with superb music and delectable dinner at Tucson Museum of Art. The spiraling architecture surrounds you with the power of…more; Celebrate the annual tradition of Dia de los Muertos at the Tucson Museum of Art. The day will be filled with altars created by local schools and community partners food pinatas …more
Tombstone?s Historama provides visitors with an authoritative account of Tombstone’s history from Geronimo’s Apaches to modern times. This ?must see? orientation includes the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral the great fires the flooding of Tombstone?s mines and more. Viewers discover how Tombstone got its name and why Wyatt Earp left Tombstone wanted for murder. Actor Vincent Price narrates this 25-minute multimedia presentation involving video historic photos and computer controlled animated figures moving on a revolving stage. The Historama is included with admission to the O.K. Corral. Open daily 9:30 a.m.?4:30 p.m. (Closed Christmas Day and Thanksgiving)