186 North Meyer Ave, Tucson Arizona 85701
520-622-0351 Fax 520-622-0494
The old 1850's adobe historic district of Tucson
features a large collection of local, regional, Native American arts and crafts as well as southwest foods and clothing.
Old Tucson recreates the 1860's with adobe or frontier buildings, board sidewalks and dusty streets. There are exciting demonstrations of gunfighter shootouts and saloon shows frequently throughout the day.
There is a little rodeo, many exhibits and stores, and a play place for the kids. Visitors may see how movies are made or take a train, stagecoach or pony ride. Various restaurants are available.
Movies are still being filmed there.
Other History nearby:
(Tucson) 390th Memorial Museum
(Tucson) Arizona Historical Society
(Tucson) Arizona Historical Society of Tucson
(Tucson) Arizona Sonora Desert Museum
(Tucson) Arizona State Museum
(Tucson) Charles O. Brown House
07/15 Coming to The Tucson area
National Festival of the West Scottsdale AZ March21-24 Nation Festival of the West is the country's largest celebration of the Old West and the American Cowboy.
Arizona Renaissance Festival Apache Junction AZ March30-31 In addition to village street and pathway events, the Festival has twelve stages of ongoing shows performing every half-hour. From the daily opening ceremony to the closing cannon shot, every Festival minute and every Festival acre is filled with mirth, merriment and marketplace exhibitions.
Marana Main Street Festival Marana AZ April6 Located downtown at Marana Main Street and Civic Center Drive, between the Marana Municipal Complex and the Marana Health Center. There will be:
Concert (Saturday night),
Pancake breakfast (Sunday), and
RV boondocking (Friday-Sunday).
10th Annual Polish Festival Phoenix AZ April13-14 Authentic Polish food, beef, raffle, live entertainment, fun activities for kids.
Prickly Pear Festival Superior AZ August24 The historic copper mining town of Superior hosts a new prickly pear festival featuring a morning “how to pick and juice ‘em” class by Jean Groen.