The bustling city of Tucson houses more than a million people and offers an array of natural resources and countless activity and entertainment options. But unless you know where to go, the city, affectionately known as The Old Pueblo, can be daunting. These resources will help you plan your trip.
- Tucson Visitors’ Bureau
This website has information about hotels, restaurants, attractions and more.
- Discover Southern Arizona
Features a downloadable map of attractions as well as lists and addresses.
- City of Tucson calendar
For all the information you need about guides and restaurants.
Tucson Style events calendar
A list of events happening in Tucson.
- Tucson dining guide
A guide of where to eat in Tucson.
- Tucson local dining guide
Feeling that you want to try some of the local eateries? This is the guide for you.
- Downtown Tucson
Discover what the famous Downtown Tucson has to offer and what events are coming up.
- University of Arizona events calendar
A calendar of upcoming events at the university
- Arizona Daily Star calendar
Events listings from the city’s daily newspaper, the Arizona Daily Star
- Tucson hiking guide
This website includes hike descriptions, directions, pictures and more.
- Tucson Convention Center
Features a calendar of upcoming events at the Fox Theatre, Tucson Convention center and the Tucson Music Hall.
- Old Tucson Studios
Visit and purchase tickets for this old west theme park.
- Tohono Chul Park
This 49-acre desert preserve has three art galleries, a restaurant, gift shops and multiple gardens.
- Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
The museum is a botanical garden, zoo, natural history museum and more.
- Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block
This is Southern Arizona’s largest museum, featuring contemporary art as well as a collection of Latin American pieces.
- San Xavier del Bac Mission
This Catholic church in the Tohono O’odham nation has been labeled the “Sistine Chapel of North America.”
Coming to Tucson to live?
You may want to contact Above and Beyond, a relocation service that assists new UA faculty and others moving into the city. They offer a full range of services.
Photo: San Xavier del Bac Mission near Tucson