Welcome to the Presidio San Agustin del Tucson Museum

The Presidio San Agustín del Tucson Museum is a re-creation of the Tucson Presidio built in 1775. Visitors travel back in time to learn about life as early Tucsonans would have lived it.  Docent tours discuss life in the Santa Cruz Valley for early Native Americans, Presidio residents and Territorial Period settlers.  See the archaeological remains of a pit house, walk along the original Presidio wall and experience a 150 year old classic Sonoran Row house.  Re-enactments and demonstrations occur on a variety of days. See the “Calendar of Events” tab above for more information.jjjjj
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Gastronomy Tours Return to the Presidio District

Celebrating Tucson’s UNESCO City of Gastronomy designation, the Presidio District Gastronomy Tour includes stops at four locations in the historic Presidio District of Downtown Tucson.  Participants learn from knowledgeable tour guides and experience Tucson’s complex Read more…

Living History Day

Living History Day allows visitors to experience the Presidio as it would have been during its heyday. Docents in period costume provide a variety of opportunities for visitors including:***interactive demonstrations of children’s games and weaving***soldiers Read more…

New Walking Tours

In addition to our popular Turquoise Trail, Barrio Viejo, Murals, and Mansions of Main Avenue Walking Tours, the Presidio Museum is offering some new walking tours to our offerings. The Armory Park Walking Tour goes Read more…

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Presidio San Agustín del Tucson Museum
196 N. Court Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701

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