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Enjoy History, Art + Nature,
Only in Tubac!

An easy 45 miles south of Tucson is Tubac, a picturesque village that seamlessly blends art, history, and natural beauty, offering a delightful escape from the ordinary.

A Haven for Art Enthusiasts
Tubac is a haven for creativity, boasting more than 100 galleries and shops that showcase the talent of local artists. Stroll along the village streets to discover fine art, jewelry, pottery, and home decor, as well as charming restaurants and saloons. 
Be sure to visit the Tubac Center of the Arts Museum and Gallery.  Explore rotating exhibits from regional and national artists, including painting, photography, sculpture, fiber art, and mixed media. Visit the gift shop for regional books, prints, jewelry, and crafts curated and created by member artists.

Tumacácori National Historical Park and the Tubac Presidio State Historic Park & Museum

Step into History
The Tubac area offers an enlightening step back into the history of the Southwest. Tumacácori National Historical Park and the Tubac Presidio State Historic Park & Museum are must-visit destinations. At Tumacácori, you’ll be immersed in the 2,000-year-old history of the region, presented through exhibitions, tours, demonstrations, and cultural celebrations. As Arizona’s first state park, Tubac Presidio tells the story of the region’s heritage with artifacts, interactive exhibits, and well-preserved historic architecture. The Presidio gift shop and visitor center is a great place to start your visit. Stop by the Santa Cruz Chili & Spice Company, which has influenced Southwestern cuisine through seasonings since 1943.

Nature’s Bounty
Nestled between two mountainous wilderness areas, Tubac boasts a vibrant Cottonwood Forest nourished by the Santa Cruz River. Bird-watching enthusiasts will be delighted by the diverse avian population along this easily accessible migratory route.

The Tubac Nature Center

The Tubac Nature Center offers bird and nature walks, hikes, and activities that promote learning and adventure within the local ecosystem. Whether you’re an art enthusiast, history buff, nature lover, or simply seeking an escape, Tubac promises an unforgettable experience. Plan your visit today and be enchanted by the magic of Tubac, Arizona!

Tubac Center of the Arts Museum and Gallery.

Plan Before You Go!

Tubac Chamber of Commerce annually updates the Village of Tubac map. You can download and print your own copy HERE.

Tubac Village Map
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