Culture, Nature, and Community

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

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Cosecha - October 22, 11am-1pm

It's harvest season in the heritage orchard. Bring your taste buds and enjoy the "fruits" of our labor.

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Meet the Authors - October 27, 4pm-6pm

Meet and celebrate your favorite authors and the world's experts on all things Tumacácori. Book signing, tours, and refreshments offered.

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Guided Bird Walks - Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.

Guided bird walks resume on Saturdays in October. Great for beginners, families, and experts alike!

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Explore History

Explore the people, places, and stories of Tumacácori's past.

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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!

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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: October 7, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 8067
Tumacacori, AZ 85640


(520) 377-5060

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