Downtown History Museum

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Featured Exhibits

History of Tucson Starting with the Spanish Presidio Growing into a Modern Desert City

Permanent Exhibits


Learn about one of the nation’s most notorious and elusive Depression-era criminals and his capture in Tucson on January 25, 1934.


Guided tours:
The Downtown History Museum offers guided tours during regular hours on Wednesday through Friday. The guided tour will cover a majority of the museum’s exhibits, with information about the development of Tucson and its people. Admission for guided tours is $3/person.

Self-guided tours:
Self-Guided Tours available during regular business hours for no additional cost.

If you’re interested in scheduling a tour, contact us at (520) 770-1473.


Front Desk (520) 770-1473

The gift shop is currently closed until further notice.

Arizona Historical Society