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Arizona History Museum, Tucson

The Arizona History Museum’s focus is Southern Arizona history from Spanish colonial through the territorial eras. Exhibit topics include mining and transportation and features artifacts such as Geronimo’s rifle, Wyatt Earp’s pistol, 18th-century Spanish silver artifacts, and hands-on exhibits for children.
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  • Located a few blocks from UA Campus. This interesting museum has an eclectic collection of Arizona (and Mexican) history. You never know what to expect. Some of the more unique pieces include guns...  more »
  • My husband usually has to drag me to history museums. I felt bored even walking to this museum and I had misery in mind. Surprise...I loved it!! The employees were super friendly and helpful. They....  more »
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  • The staff is amazingly helpful as well as knowledgeable about all of the exhibits.
  • The museum was beautifully organized despite not being chronological. There are unique exhibits depicting Tucson in 1870s and a mining hall, which probably are the best way to portray day-to-day living. Highly recommend for anyone around the university having a couple of hours in hand !

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