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Tubac Center of the Arts

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Address: 9 Plaza Rd, Tubac, AZ
Phone Number: +1 520-398-2371
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10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Description: Tubac Center of the Arts is the Core of Art in Tubac. TCA is a non-profit...
Tubac Center of the Arts is the Core of Art in Tubac. TCA is a non-profit arts organization dedicated to the celebration and promotion of the arts through education, exhibitions, and performing arts. There are rotating juried exhibitions of art from both local artists as well as artists from across the country. The center also includes a children's summer arts program, art workshops, a gift shop, and ongoing events throughout the year. Please visit our website, for our current calendar of events and for more information. Visit TubacCalendar dot com for all Tubac area events.
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A nice bit of culture.

I walked through this building while attending the art festival. Great gift shop with helpful staff and pretty reasonable prices. It was a well-needed break from the sun and heat... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
DLKWI88
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Yuma, Arizona
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21 reviews 21 reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This is a gem! Not only do they have an outstanding selection of art from various artists for sale, they also have a splendid gallery of art by nationally famous artists. All of this in a relaxing setting with music by local musicians (at times). It is worth a visit just for enjoyment, but also a great chance to buy... More 

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Ohio
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54 reviews 54 reviews
8 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I really enjoyed my visit to the arts center. There were multiple exhibits, each one very strong and well hung. The gift shop was also worth a stop.

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Cochrane, Canada
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212 reviews 212 reviews
91 attraction reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Be sure to check out the Tubac Center of the Arts. After wondering around town checking out all the wonderful galleries and shops we spent some time in the Tubac Center of the Arts. There were very few people there and that was a shame as the place has a much larger collection than we imagined. Some of the pieces... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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111 reviews 111 reviews
22 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I walked through this building while attending the art festival. Great gift shop with helpful staff and pretty reasonable prices. It was a well-needed break from the sun and heat, and I bought a cute little trinket to take home with me.

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North Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The entire small town has artisan quality merchandise and nice little restaurants to sit outside and people watch. I bought several items and was so pleased with the quality. Allow a couple of hours at least to walk around the area and then see the Museum which takes at least another hour or two. Driving time is about 30 minutes... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Definitely something to check out when visiting this historic settlement. The surrounding mountain ranges and natural beauty is inspiration to a number of artists residing in the area.

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
42 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Don't take people who don't like to browse, to shop, to stroll. Our visit was a little rushed because many in the group were not interested at all in the Mexican arts and crafts, of which there were many. And we didn't get to Tubac until after 4, not a good plan as the shops mostly close at 5.

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Seattle, Washington
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Currently there is a show of beautiful Navaho rugs. They look brand new but are all over 100 years old. Stunning is the word and with many well displayed in one room it is breath-taking. Worth a view or two!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Just barely on anyones radar as far as the art world is concerned. Not even close to what Marfa, Texas has to offer. Just saying if you have the choice go to Marfa.

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Nogales, Arizona
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4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We were there for a concert of the Marimbas and it was great! Beautiful experience, everything was very well organized. Besides the performance the organizers are so polite and friendly. Hope to come back soon. They offered us some wine and cheese after so we had time to see all the art shown at the center. Highly recommended.

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