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Buffalo Soldiers: The 10th Cavalry Regiment Told Through the Art of David Laughlin (1928 - 2020)

February 5, 2020 - December 27, 2020

Support the Buffalo Soldiers Memorial Plaza Fund

 

The Dirty Thirties: New Deal Photography Frames the Migrants' Stories

September 2, 2020 - December 27, 2020

 

 

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The REDress Project
The Crisis of Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women
(MMIW)

January 10, 2020 - December 27, 2020

 

Coming Soon

All the Single Ladies: Women Pioneers of the American West

Meet some 19th trailblazing women who forged their own path to independence, adventure, and opportunity.

January 2021

 

2020 - 2021 Exhibitions

2020 - 2021 Exhibitions

All the Single Ladies: Women Pioneers of the American West

January 2021

All the Single Ladies: Women Pioneers of the American West tells select stories from the trailblazing lives of unmarried women in the 19th century, who were homesteaders, Harvey girls, boarding house owners, teachers, madams, prostitutes, and entertainers. Learn how these women brought a richness and vivacity to the fabric of life in the emerging American West.

The Dirty Thirties: New Deal Photography Frames the Migrants' Stories

September 2, 2020 - December 27, 2020

"The Dirty Thirties" explores the journeys of rural migrants fleeing the Dust Bowl, drought, and economic difficulties during the 1930s.

Dorothea Lange (Ca. 1960's), Migratory Cotton Picker, Eloy, Arizona, 1940, Gelatin Silver Print, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.

Buffalo Soldiers: The 10th Cavalry Regiment Told Through the Art of David Laughlin

February 5, 2020 - December 27, 2020

Buffalo Soldiers: The 10th Cavalry Regiment Told Through the Art of David Laughlin (1928 - 2020) paints a picture of daily life for African American soldiers serving in the post-Civil War American West.

The REDress Project

January 10, 2020 - December 27, 2020

Raising awareness for the missing and murdered indigenous women crisis, The REDress Project by Métis artist Jaime Black is an art installation of empty red dresses that evokes a presence through the marking of absence.

Permanent & Ongoing Exhibitions

Permanent & Ongoing Exhibitions

Weavings of the Diné

Permanent Collection

The crown jewels of our collection are our pre-1940’s Navajo textiles, including: Chief’s blankets, Eye Dazzlers, Saddle blankets, Germantown weavings, Yei weavings and children's blankets.

Dawn of American Landscapes

Permanent Collection

Masterpieces by preeminent nineteenth century landscape painters. Works by Albert Bierstadt, Thomas Moran, Maynard Dixon, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot and other master artists. This collection captures the transcendental spirit of these artists' search for, and expression of, the sublime.

Desert Hollywood: Celebrity Landscapes in Cinema

Ongoing

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

Sacred Walls: Native American Muralism

Ongoing

The Museum celebrates the unique artistry of Native American muralists, via a large mural on the outside wall of the Museum and several floor-to-ceiling murals within the Museum by noted Native American artists.

HOURS

Reopening September 2nd, 2020.

COVID -19 Temporary New Hours:

Wednesday - Friday 10 AM to 2 PM
Saturday        9 AM to 12 Noon
Closed Sunday - Tuesday and on all major holidays

ADDRESS

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

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ADMISSION

Adults: $10.00
Seniors: $8.00
Students: $6.00
Youth: $4.00
Members: Free
Blue Star Military: Free