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Tucson

Where Old West charm meets contemporary luxury

The eclectic city of Tucson surprises and delights visitors with its delicate balance of modern amenities and well-preserved history. Nestled in a flat valley that’s surrounded by rugged mountain ranges, Arizona’s second-largest city takes sightseers back in time with its historic landmarks that sit alongside art galleries, first-class golf courses and exquisite eateries. A melting pot of Native American, Spanish, Mexican and Anglo traditions, Tucson preserves its diverse heritage with a handful of historic landmarks.

Take a Step Back in Time

Tucson’s El Presidio Historic District is one of the oldest inhabited sites in the country, complete with restored adobe houses in the Spanish-Mexican and Anglo-American architectural styles. You’ll also find the little city block of Old Town Artisans here.

Delve into Tucson’s European heritage by visiting the mission buildings of San Xavier del Bac. Built by Spanish Jesuits in the 17th century, the Baroque-style church is the oldest intact European structure in Arizona. Learn about the Hohokam people, the area’s earliest inhabitants, at the Arizona State Museum.

See the spirit of the Old West come to life and let your inner cowboy run free at Old Tucson Studios. Situated in the gorgeous Sonoran Desert, this make-believe Western town has been the setting for over 300 films and TV shows, including several John Wayne movies.

Marvel at Towering Cacti

Just 30 minutes outside of Tucson are the two districts of Saguaro National Park. Tucson Mountain District is located in the west, while Rincon Mountain District is found in the east. Here, you’ll be captivated by towering saguaros, the tallest species of cacti in North America.

For More Information

Tucson Visitor Center

800-638-8350

www.visittucson.org

Arizona Office of Tourism

866-275-5816

www.visitarizona.com