Icon of the Southwest

Tucson, Arizona is home to the nation's largest cacti. The giant saguaro is the universal symbol of the American west. These majestic plants, found only in a small portion of the United States, are protected by Saguaro National Park, to the east and west of the modern city of Tucson. Here you have a chance to see these enormous cacti, silhouetted by the beauty of a magnificent desert sunset.

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The park video that is shown at the Rincon Mountain Visitor Center theater. The video is co-produced by the National Park Service and Western National Parks Association.


Frequently Asked Questions

Some of our most commonly asked questions.

Information on the Park

What to Know Before You Visit!

Helpful information to help plan your visit before visiting the park.

Image of saguaro flowers from the Saguaro Annual Park Pass

Fee Information

Information on the different types of passes that allow entrance into the park.

Directions to the Park

Directions to the Park

Directions to both East and West Districts of Saguaro National Park

How to get around the park, on foot, car, or bike!

Driving and Hiking Information

Loop drive and trail information for both West and East districts.

Information on camping at Saguaro National Park

Camping at Saguaro National Park

Camping at Saguaro National Park is available year-round but sites are first come first serve. Click here for more information.

Last updated: March 21, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

3693 S Old Spanish Trail
Tucson, AZ 85730


520 733-5153

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