Directions

The Museum is located on a full city block bounded by West Alameda, North Main Ave, West Washington, and North Meyer in the historic El Presidio neighborhood located in the heart of downtown Tucson.

The official street address is 140 North Main Avenue.

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Parking

The Museum has a free lot for visitors on the north end of the historic block off Washington Street. Metered street parking is also available as well as a number of pay parking garages/lots around the Museum.

Directions from the East: Follow Speedway west to the traffic light at Stone Avenue and turn left. Follow Stone south towards downtown. At the second traffic light after the railroad bridge, take a right onto Alameda. Go through the traffic light at Church Avenue and take the second right onto Main Avenue. Take the next right onto Washington Street (next to the fire hydrant) for the parking lot.

Directions from the Northwest: Follow Oracle (State Route 77) south, bearing right at the traffic light at Drachman. Continue just past Speedway and cross the railroad tracks. Take a left at the next traffic light (St. Mary’s Road). Take the next right onto Main Avenue (there is a small street sign that says El Presidio). Follow Main Ave. past the stop sign and take the next left onto Washington Street (next to the fire hydrant) for the parking lot.

Directions from eastbound Interstate 10: Take the Broadway/Congress Street exit. At the end of the exit ramp take a left onto Congress. Follow Congress to the first traffic light after the freeway and take a left onto Granada. Take the first right onto Alameda and then left onto Main Avenue. Take the next right onto Washington Street (next to the fire hydrant) for the parking lot.

Directions from westbound Interstate 10: Take the Broadway/Congress exit. At the end of the exit ramp take a right onto Congress. At the next traffic light take the a left on Granada. Take the first right onto Alameda and then left onto Main Avenue. Take the next right onto Washington Street (next to the fire hydrant) for the parking lot.

Directions from Interstate 19: Follow I-19 north onto I-10 westbound. Take the Broadway/Congress exit. At the end of the ramp take a right onto Congress. At the next traffic light take a left onto Granada. Take the first right onto Alameda and then left onto Main Avenue. Take the next right onto Washington Street (next to the fire hydrant) for the parking lot.

Public Transportation
Sun Tran is the local bus company operating city buses around Tucson. There is a Sun Tran bus stop by the east entry of the Museum on Alameda Street. Routes 3, 81, 82, 83, 103 stop there. For more information on Sun Tran buses including operating hours and schedules as well as the most up-to-date information for the public bus system, please visit their website at www.suntran.com