Tumacacori - The Ultimate Primary Source

There's nothing quite like getting your information and inspiration directly from the source. Adobe bricks pressed into forms almost 300 years ago stand today as reminders of the strength, endurance, hardships, and beauty of Tumacacori's mission days.

Tumacacori can be a source for learning:

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Students re-enact a dramatic battle.

Plan a Field Trip

Use all five senses to explore Tumacacori's mission grounds, river corridor, and museum.

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Students visit Tumacácori

Transportation Grant Opportunity - NEW!

Local Santa Cruz and Pima County schools are eligible for up to $200 to fund field trips to Tumacácori! Learn more and apply today.

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Former Teacher-Rancher Adam Cordenner

Professional Development

Teachers! You could spend the summer at Tumacácori creating great lesson plans, earning a stipend, and collecting continuing education credits.

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Lesson Plans

Download lesson plans spanning all grades and areas of the curriculum. Great for Common Core preparation.

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Students practice using traditional pump drills in their classroom.

We Come To You

Want access to your very own Tumacacori ranger in your school but don't have transportation money or time for a field trip?

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