Walking Tours

Walking Tours Offered by the Presidio MuseumTurquoise Trail Guided Walking Tour

Turquoise Trail Walking Tour, 10 am to 12:30 pm
This docent-led walking tour covers the 2 ½ mile Turquoise Trail through the heart of downtown. Learn about Tucson’s fascinating history and see some architectural gems. Participants have the option of enjoying lunch on their own with other participants in the group afterwards. Price: $15 for non-members, $10 for members. Click on the date below to register for this tour.

October 24       November 23


El Presidio District Walking Tour - Why is Tucson the City It Is Today?, 10 am to 12 pm
This walking tour is led by historian Ken Scoville and features the residential development of Tucson within and beyond the northern portion of the Presidio and along the Camino Real, which is now called Main Ave.  The geographic relationship between the Santa Cruz River and the Presidio and the later development of "Snob Hollow" will be explored along with other decisions that have influenced why Tucson is the city it is today. $25 per person.  Any questions should be directed to Ken at opt1775@yahoo.com.  Registration will open soon for these tours!

October 7    November 25


Historic District Ghost Walking Tour, 10 am to 12 pm
Join one of our expert historians for a walk with the spirits!  See where old cemeteries were located and what buildings are there today.  Learn about characters of the past who were buried and sometimes reburied.  $25/person.  Registration will open soon for this tour.

November 4