Father Kino, Tucson Arizona

 

Arizona's second-largest city mixes Native American, Spanish, Mexican and Anglo traditions. Old neighborhoods and 19th-century buildings provide a rich sense of community and history

WHAT'S INSIDE…
The other Tucson

THE OTHER TUCSON is a collection of images and information not often found on most travel websites… A guide to the area, filled with useful information, Hiking Trails, Desert Sights, History, Culture, Tucson city information and more. BEST VIEWED ON A FULL SCREEN

 



FOUR GOVERNMENTS

From Spanish To Mexican and American governments, read Tucson's colorful history and the arrival of Father Eusebio Francisco Kino, the first Spanish explorer.

PANCHO VILLA,
THE "BANDIT"?

A statue to a murderer and a bandit, or a Mexican hero? Find out and read more history

 


Tucson Traditions, Mariaches
TRADITIONS

Cultural Mix... Tucson has a rich cultural heritage with a mixed population, Spanish, Mexican and Native American influences add to the cultural life o the city. Read more.




The Cowboy, Tucson, Arizona

THE COWBOY...

The quintessential symbol or legend in the American Southwest where there is little as powerful as that of the cowboy… See More

Discover old Tucson favorites, the beautiful Sonoran Desert hiking trails, great nature museums.