Frontier Printing Press Demonstration
Tubac Presidio State Historic Park
February 20 and 28, 2018 11:00 a.m.to 2:00 p.m.
A knowledgeable volunteer demonstrates the Washington Hand Press used to print Arizona’s first newspaper in 1859 and answers questions about hand press printing, type setting, and other aspects of this marvel of industrial engineering. You will get to set type and print small samples to take with you. Included with park admission: $5 adult, $2 youth 7-13, children free.
Ongoing Event: Children’s Garden
The children’s garden by the schoolhouse allows children of all ages to play hopscotch, marbles, and jump-rope the old-fashioned way.
February 25, 2018
Teodoro 'Ted' Ramirez Artist-in-Residence Concert Series: Sofia Talvik
Unmistakably Nordic in flavor, Sofia Talvik still conforms to American interpretations of her own original music, a North Sea blending of sparkle and melancholy.
February 27, 2018
Destination Tubac & Tumacacori Tour
Join us for a one-day docent-led tour of history, art, nature, lunch and shopping. Leave by bus from Tucson and travel to the Tubac Presidio, Tumacácori Mission and Tubac Center of the Arts for a morning of learning and exploring.
October 19, 2018
Arizona Humanities and the Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives and School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies at Arizona State University are pleased to announce an exclusive Arizona tour of Water/Ways, a traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution.