Desert Hollywood
Celebrity Landscapes in Cinema

January 12th-June 30th, 2018

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Vaquero and Charro:
An Enduring Legacy

December 8th-June 30th 2018

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"Light and Shadow"

Sonoran Plein Air Painters Juried Art Show and Sale

April 4 - April 29, 2018

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Upcoming Events

Could my IDEA be a MOVIE?
with Dr. Genie Joseph.

April 27th, 2018

1:00-3:00 pm

Learn the tools needed and format for pitching an idea to Hollywood.  What are the Ten Criteria for evaluating whether an idea is viable and marketable?

Museum closed for cleaning and conservation.

July - August

Museum will reopen in September with new exhibitions.

Current Exhibitions

Desert Hollywood: Celebrity Landscapes in Cinema

January 12 - June 30, 2018​

Desert Hollywood explores the “celebrity careers” of prominent Southwestern landscapes in film and television.

The Dawn of American Landscape


Masterpieces by the preeminent Nineteenth century landscape painters. Works by Albert Bierstadt, Thomas Moran, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot and other master artists.

True Grit – Arizona Women of Determination


Who were the first women in Southern Arizona? Why did they come here? Southern Arizona’s pioneer women are remembered in a collection of historical photographs. ​​

Vaquero & Charro: An Enduring Legacy

December 8  - June 30, 2018

Photographs by Cody Edison and
Artifacts from The Arizona Historical Society

Colors to Dye For

December 8  - June 30, 2018

The Mysterious World of Dye-making

Arizona Women Uncovered


Who would have guessed! The history of women’s undergarments offer us unique insight into the arts and lifestyle of our early pioneer women.


Wednesday - Sunday, 10:00AM - 4:00PM,
Closed on all major Holidays

CLOSED JULY & AUGUST for cleaning and conservation work


7000 E Tanque Verde Road,
Tucson, AZ 85715
Entrance faces Sabino Canyon Road on the east side of complex.