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

    Tumacácori

    National Historical Park Arizona

Cultural Demonstrators

Hilda Alegria, tortilla maker

Hilda Alegria makes tortillas as a cultural demonstrator at Tumacácori

NPS photo by Jerry Ingram

Artisans demonstrate traditional crafts on the grounds of Mission San José de Tumacácori. Demonstrations may include tortilla making, paper flower making, O'odham basket weaving, leather working, or iron working.

October through December: Saturdays & Sundays 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

January through April: Wednesdays - Sundays 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Call 520-377-5060 for more information.

Did You Know?

Tumacácori Mission church, ca. 1889

Construction of the Franciscan church at Tumacácori took place from about 1800 through the early 1820s. Due to lack of funds, the plans for the structure not only had to be modified, the building was never finished.