Arizona History Museum (Tucson)

Arizona History Museum (Tucson)

949 E. 2nd Street, Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 628-5774

Email: AHSTucson@azhs.gov

Museum Hours:
Mon. – Sat. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Research Library hours:
Mon. – Fri. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The Museum and the Research Library are closed for State Holidays.

 

Museum Admission:
Adults $5
Ages 60+ $4
Ages 12-18 $4
Ages 11 and younger free with family
AHS Members and Veterans are free
Two-for-one admission the first Tuesday of each month
There is no admission fee for the Research Library.

Parking is one block west of the museum in the Arizona Historical Society garage at the northeast corner of E. 2nd Street and N. Euclid Avenue.
Use the E. 2nd Street entrance to the parking garage. Parking is free for museum visitors (validated in the museum).


To see some of the features at the Arizona History Museum click here

Current Exhibits include:
Mapping the Territory
The Silverbell Artifacts
Geronimo Exhibit

The Arizona History Museum’s focus is southern Arizona history from Spanish colonial through territorial eras. Exhibit topics include mining and transportation. The Arizona’s Treasures exhibit features Geronimo’s rifle and 18th-century Spanish silver artifacts.

School Tours
Students $4; teachers & chaperones (1 per 5 students) free; $2 per additional chaperone. School purchase orders acceptable. To schedule a school tour, contact Mary Ann Ruelas in our Education department (520-628-5774; maruelas@azhs.gov).

Arizona Mercantile

Arizona Mercantile

The museum store is an excellent source for unique books and gifts relating to the history and culture of Southern Arizona. The store features rare, out of print, and used historically and locally themed books, handcrafted items made by local artists, Mata Ortiz pottery, and Native American crafts.

For more information click here

News & Announcements

AHS textbook featured in AASLH’s “History News” magazine
-The Arizona Story

Downtown History Museum
Tucson
140 N. Stone Avenue
in the Wells Fargo Bank building
Tucson, AZ
Phone: (520) 770-1473
Email: AHSTucson@azhs.gov
Hours: Tues. – Fri. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Closed Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays, and State Holidays.

General Admission:
Adults $3
Ages 60+ $2
Ages 12-18 $2
Ages 11 and younger free
AHS Members and Veterans are free
Two-for-one admission the first Tuesday of each month

The AHS Downtown Museum exhibits depict early Tucson businesses and homes, including drugstores, police and fire departments, and the Romero barbershop.

Current Exhibits

Fort Lowell Museum
Tucson
2900 N. Craycroft Road
Tucson, AZ
Phone: (520) 885-3832
Email: AHSTucson@azhs.gov
Hours: Fri. – Sat. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
 

General Admission:
Adults $3
Ages 60+ $2
Ages 12-18 $2
Ages 11 and younger free
AHS Members and Veterans are free
Two-for-one admission the first Saturday of each month.

The Fort Lowell Museum is located in the reconstructed Commanding Officer’s quarters of Old Fort Lowell, originally established in 1873. The museum features exhibits about military life on the Arizona frontier.

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Sosa-Carrillo-Frémont House Museum
Tucson
151 S. Granada Avenue
Tucson, AZ
For information call (520) 628-5774 or
email AHSTucson@azhs.gov

The historic adobe Sosa-Carrillo-Frémont House was built in the 1870s.