- The Trust
- The Presidio
The Presidio San Agustín is located at the corner of Washington and Court Streets in downtown Tucson. During the week parking is available in a nearby garage on Alameda Street; metered parking is available on nearby streets. On weekends and after 5pm street parking is free.
196 N. Court Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701
Click here for map.
P.O. Box 1334
Tucson, AZ 85702-1334
***NEW ADMISSION STRUCTURE***
Please note, as of October 1, 2015 the Presidio Museum will institute a new admissions policy:
General Public: $3
Children under 14: FREE
Presidio Trust Members: FREE
Groups with an outside tour company or walking tour guide must pay $3 per person. Guides and tour companies need to call ahead to schedule arrival and reserve a tour with a docent.
THE MUSEUM IS CURRENTLY OPERATING ON ITS SUMMER SCHEDULE:
May thru Sept., Thurs. thru Sun.
10am – 3pm
WINTER SCHEDULE BEGINS OCTOBER 1
THE WINTER SCHEDULE IS:
Oct. thru April, Wed. thru Sun.
10am – 4pm
LIVING HISTORY DAYS:
Second Saturday of the month.
October thru April.
See our calendar page for details.
September 12th: New docent training
9 a.m. – 12 a.m.
This session will focus on providing information for first time docents and volunteers (although current docents are also welcome to attend and brush up).
September 12th: New and continuing docent training
12:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
This second session will be for both new docents as well as for returning docents and volunteers. We will practice giving a tour.
October 10th: First Living History Day of the Season
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Living History Days begins. Join us every second Saturday through May! Our interpreters will take you back to Spanish Colonial Tucson and show you what daily life was like.
October 24th: Colonial Skills Class
10:00 a.m. – 12 p.m.
For all current Presidio volunteers, docents and interpreters.
November 7th and 8th: Night of the Living Fest and All Soul’s Procession
Watch for details on this two-day music festival presented in partnership with La Cocina restaurant and the All Soul’s Proceesion. Music performances will be presented at the Presidio Museum and also at La Cocina.
See our calendar page for details and more upcoming events .
In the Museum Gallery
American Indians in the U.S. Armed Forces
Opening May through September, 2015
The Presidio San Agustín del Tucson celebrated Memorial Day with the opening of a new exhibit on the first Americans. The American Indian in the U.S. Armed Forces features their unique contribution in the history of the United States military, from scouts to code talkers, from the Army to the Marines. This exhibit presents the contributions of Native Americans in the U.S. military in Arizona.
Kino and His Legacy
May through September, 2015
The Presidio opens an exhibit of Kino memorabilia and unveils the Kino plaque originally presented to the City of Tucson from Kino's home town of Segno, Italy and rededicated this past May.