Tucson Presidio: Founding Anniversary Celebration in Tucson, AZ

196 N. Court St. Tucson, AZ 85701
The Tucson Presidio Founding is a celebration of the founding of Tucson. This year, 2018, will be the 243rd anniversary. The event will take place at 196 N. Court Street on August 19th and is completely free to the public and full of great fun for everyone!

This event will be a great opportunity for friends and family to gather and learn about some of the historical events that happened at the birth of Tucson. Learning about the culture, arts, food, architecture that took place 243 years ago. It will be packed with fun and entertainment and an educational experience that will keep the kids involved and wanting to come back for each anniversary to experience it again.

The fun doesn't end there. If you stick around you will find that Tucson is a rich town filled with plenty of arts stemming from the Mexican influence due to the very close distance to the Country of Mexico. The culture extends to the delicious Mexican food that is enough to satisfy those with a palette of adventure for taste.

There are several museums throughout Tucson to entertain everyone whether it is the 200-year-old mission of San Xavier located in the southern part of Arizona off the Interstate 19 or the Children's Museum that help teach children about science in a very entertaining and hand's on experience that will make it seem more like games than education.

A trip to Tucson will keep the entire group entertained so don't forget to research your plans and set aside at least 3 or 4 days to take it all in. There are many sites that can help you in planning your visit, sites like visitTucson.com are great places to get started!

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