View the incredible open-pit mine take a look at our huge haul trucks at work and find out how copper is extracted and processed in the mill all at great rates! Free admission to our award-winning exhibit center video theater and picnic area. Our gift shop has been described by customers as one of the best in Arizona’s southwestern region. Come visit us! For rates and schedules visit our website or call.
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!
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.
Preserved since 1881. Nationally known historic Old West landmark. Site of 16 gunfights 26 killings refrain of “Bird in a Gilded Cage” song. Open daily.
Public visitation from 9 a.m. to sunset 365 days/year.
Touch 100 years of aviation history! Be amazed at one of the largest air & space museums in the world! 150+ planes in 5 huge hangars (3 dedicated to World War II)?more than 4 football fields indoors! 150+ aircraft outside! Spy the world?s fastest plane (the SR-71 Blackbird) smallest bi-plane and smallest jet; eye crafts that transported presidents and satellites launched astronauts caused irreparable devastation secured liberty. Enjoy docent-guided tram tours of the museum?s 80 acres and exclusive weekday tours of the one and only ?Aircraft Boneyard? (additional fees apply advanced purchase recommended). Leashed-pet friendly. See why TripAdvisor ranks Pima Air & Space in the Top 10% worldwide for excellent ratings?95% say ?Thumbs Up!?
The Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium blends science and learning for all ages through interactive exhibits astronomy and laser light shows in the planetarium and one of the top-five gem and mineral collections in the country. Don?t miss Flandrau?s featured exhibit ?Exploring Sky Islands? full of fun hands-on exhibits that will take you from our desert basins to the pine forests on top of our Arizona mountains. Our newest exhibit ?The Best Of The Best: Prize Minerals from the vaults of Arizona’s Top Collectors” brings together a dazzling array of minerals and the stories behind them ? the search the discovery the history and the awe-inspiring science ? that make these specimens come to life and conveys the excitement that inspires the collectors.
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
Laid out as a burial plot in 1878. Final resting place for the victims of the O.K. Corral battle and the good and bad of Tombstone.
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