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Among the many ways we support the community is by hosting Breakfasts with History. In this lecture series, knowledgeable speakers provide insight into the varied and interesting history of life in the Santa Cruz River Valley.
In the spring, the society celebrates with an Annual Picnic at a historic site. Also, periodically we sponsor field trips to archaeological and historical sites.
THE TUBAC HISTORICAL SOCIETY ANNUAL MEETING 9:00 AM, FRIDAY, JANUARY 17, 2020 at the Tubac Community Center. Learn a little history and learn about the 2019 activities of The Tubac Historical Society. A video recording of a presentation by Will Scott, legal council for the original developers of the Tubac Golf Resort and the Tubac […]
GADSDEN PURCHASE AND BORDER SURVEYS PRESENTED BY DANIEL JUDKINS The Tubac Historical Society Breakfast with History WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 8:30 AM – 10 AM at the LONGHORN GRILLE AMADO Surveys of the new border after the 1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, from 1849-1853, led to disputes and almost resulted in military action. The problem was […]
In partnership with The Tubac Historical Society, the Tubac Center of the Arts will present the textile art by Harwood Steiger. The art of textile design radically transformed after World War II as America’s economy boomed and optimism bloomed into a consumer society. In Southern Arizona, artists Harwood and Sophie Steiger were pivotal in this artistic […]
AN INVITATION FROM THE TUBAC HISTORICAL SOCIETY! The Tubac Historical Society invites you to join us at a ceremony to seal the 2020 Tubac Time Capsule! This cache of items is a way to communicate with future generations, giving them insight and understanding into how Tubac viewed itself at this particular time in our history. […]
Candlelight Vigil in Support of Ukraine, at K. Newby Gallery. Bring a chair and wear yellow and blue in honor of Ukraine’s colors.
SOLD OUT The Historical Society's Annual Picnic! Place: Historic San Cayetano Ranch, formally "Rancho Santa Gertrudis" on Santa Gertrudis Lane, Tumacacori (directions to follow as access is limited). Date: April 3rd Time: 12:00 Featuring tours of the Ranch and box lunch. Cost: $30.00 This is a members only event as space is limited! Please reserve […]
Bus Tour of Historic Rio Rico Friday April 15, 2022, 9:30am – 5pm Hosted by the Rio Rico Historical Society We will Tour these historic sites: ● Calabazas Mission (with Park Ranger tour guide. Includes a 1/3-mile walk each way up a steep dirt road, but you can stay on the bus) ● Hacienda de […]
Please join us at The Tubac Center of the Arts on Friday, September 30th from 5 pm – 7pm for the opening reception of "If you believe in spirit it is here: Tubac's Early Art Colonists." We are pleased to announce the next collaborative exhibit between the Tubac Historical Society and The Tubac Center of […]