• Sunlight illuminates the top of historic Mission San José de Tumacácori church.

    Tumacácori

    National Historical Park Arizona

Presidios

3cTerrenate

This historic map of Terrenate shows the strategic position of the presidio there.

The Spanish established military garrisons or Presidios throughout the Pimería Alta to preserve civil order and protect against indian attacks. Early maps from 1767 are available for the following Presidios:

Did You Know?

The first roof replacement in 1921

It is estimated that since 1917 over 20 million dollars have been spent on the preservation and upkeep of Tumacácori's ruins.