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Learn about Arizona's first state historic park when you visit the McFarland courthouse in the town of Florence. Take the Florence history tour and learn more about life on the frontier at the turn of the century.

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Learn about life at the turn of the century on the American frontier when you visit McFarland State Park as part of the history tour of Florence.

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Programs & Events

60th Anniversary Celebration

March 25, 2017   9:00am - 5:00pm

Arizona State Parks and Trails is turning 60! Join us at the historic McFarland Courthouse to celebrate the origin of Arizona's State Parks and learn about the rich history of the 35 parks established over the last 60 years.  READ MORE

Road to Country Thunder

April 1, 2017   5:00 - 11:00pm

Historic downtown Florence, Arizona will come alive with great country music at the Third Annual "Road to Country Thunder" event on Saturday, April 1, 2017, in the lead-up to the Country Thunder music festival.  READ MORE

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Park and Facility Hours

Museum / Visitor Center

9:00am - 5:00pm (Mon - Sat)
park is closed on Sunday

Park Entrance Fee