Learn About the Park

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History and Culture

Not sure where to start? START HERE. People, places, events, and the original records all live here.

yellow-billed cuckoo sitting on a branch


There is no human story without a nature story.

NPS staff with monitoring equipment in the Santa Cruz river

Science and Research

Contemporary articles and research projects that enhance our understanding of Tumacácori's cultural and natural resources.

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For Kids (and Kids at Heart)

Read along with Pancho's Scrapbook and find Junior Ranger activities to bring Tumacácori to life.

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Curriculum-Based Education

For educators planning a field trip, booking a guest speaker, or looking for lesson plans.

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Photos and Multimedia

Take the virtual tour, browse galleries of images, watch videos and more.

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Stay up to date and subscribe to Tumacácori's newsfeed.

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Laws and policies, fee projects, and park statistics.

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Park Store

The Western National Parks Association manages the park store for interpretive value.


Last updated: February 19, 2021

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 8067
Tumacacori , AZ 85640


520 377-5060

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