Tumacácori sits at a cultural crossroads in the Santa Cruz River valley. Here O’odham, Yaqui, and Apache people met and mingled with European Jesuit and Franciscan missionaries, settlers, and soldiers, sometimes in conflict and sometimes in cooperation. Follow the timeworn paths and discover stories that connect us to enduring relationships, vibrant cultures, and traditions of long ago. Read More
Culture, Nature, and Community
O'odham Tash - March 4, 10am-1pm
Traditional art, food, music, crafts and pastimes celebrating the original residents of Tumacácori.
Welcome, Teachers and Students
Tumacácori offers a variety of lesson plans, field experiences, classroom visits, and even transportation funding to support schools.
Anza Trail Hikes, 1st and 3rd Saturdays
Ranger-guided walk through nature and history. Meet at Tumacácori, ride the shuttle to Tubac, hike 4 miles one-way back to the mission.
Guevavi and Calabasas, 2nd and 4th Sat
Visit the seldom-seen ruins of the missions in Guevavi and Calabasas. Reservations required, $25/person.
Explore the people, places, and stories of Tumacácori's past.
Every Kid in a Park
All 4th graders in America are entitled to a free annual pass to their national parks. Go online to print your voucher, then visit a park!
Search Original Mission Records
Search by name, location, event, or other factors to see the original mission records from across the Pimería Alta.
Last updated: February 13, 2018