Weekly Guided Tour of the Presidio Museum Grounds

11 am and 2 pm on Thursdays (except for holidays) and Fridays at 2 pm.

Included with admission

Enjoy a guided tour of the Presidio Museum.  Learn about what life was like within the walls of the Presidio in the late 1700s.  Visitors will hear stories about soldiers and their families, and about the Native Americans and other civilians that provided food, goods, and services to the military residents of the Presidio. Guided tours are also available at other times during the week when docents are available. No pre-registration required.


Turquoise Trail Walking Tour 

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. Masks and social distancing are required. Tour guide will be on a microphone to promote social distance. Registration is limited to 14 people per tour. Click on the following dates to register:

Sunday, February 21 – SOLD OUT
Saturday, March 13
Sunday, March 21
Saturday, April 10
Sunday, April 18
10 am to 12:30 pm
$15 members, $20 non-members

Saturday, May 1 – Evening Tour
Sunday, May 16 – Evening Tour
6-8:30 pm
$15 members, $20 non-members

Saturday, May 22 – Evening Tour That Includes a stop at El Minuto for Refreshments!
5:30 -8:30 pm
$30 members, $35 non-members


Tales of the Dead: The Court Street Cemetery Walking Tour

Saturday, March 20
10 am

$15 members, $20 non-members

(A second tour will be offered at 1 pm if the 10 am tour sells out.) Explore the history of Tucson’s Court Street Cemetery, in use from 1875 to 1909. Perhaps half of the circa 8,000 burials were exhumed and reburied elsewhere, but the rest remain beneath the streets, businesses, and homes in the neighborhood. Learn the stories of some of the graves that have been discovered in the last 15 years. Meet in the dirt parking lot at the southwest corner of N. Stone Avenue and W. Speedway Blvd. Masks and social distancing will be in place.14 walkers maximum. Pre-registration required. Click here to register.