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University of Arizona, Tucson

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University / School · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Arizona's oldest university, University of Arizona features distinctive architecture and several public tours. For an overview, book a "Things to Do @ the U" tour that highlights important spots on campus. For history buffs, the alumni-led history tour tells the story of the university's founding in 1885, its development, and its traditions. On the public art tour, led by docents from the UA Museum of Art, you'll visit some of the campus' most important fountains, sculptures, and mosaics. Make sure to note the university's red-brick buildings designed by prominent Tucson architect, Roy Place. Tour reservations are recommended. Plan to visit University of Arizona and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Tucson attractions using our Tucson trip planner.
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  • This is the Wildcats Stadium, Tucson. They work hard at the Stadium. They have lots of places to sit as well. A must see!  more »
  • Biked through campus....since cars can only go so far. Beautiful grounds...check out the monument to the USS Arizona.....and the tracing of the ship.... the state museum is just inside the front...  more »
  • Went to a foot ball game with my brother and his girlfriend we found good parking really close to the stadium and close to where we were seated it was very exciting and fun the section we were at was full of nice and friendly fans the beer was nice and Cold water was also cold Arizona wildcat's won their first home game so it was a great night can't wait to see another game 😊
  • I am recently retired after 18 years of service to this Great University.

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