Take in the sites along the Turquoise Trail
Updated: May 13, 2021
The Turquoise Trail is a 2 ½ mile loop through downtown Tucson that highlights structures and sites of historic interest and is marked by a turquoise stripe on the sidewalk. The trail covers 23 sites, including the Blenman Inn, and begins at the Presidio Museum and included Hotel Congress, the Pima County Courthouse, and Fox Tucson Theatre.
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Here is a link to a map of the trail, or you can find printed self-guided walking brochures are also available at the following locations:
- Presidio Museum - 196 N. Court Ave.
- Visit Tucson Visitors Center - 115 N. Church Ave.
- Hotel Congress - 311 Congress St.
- AC Marriott Hotel - 151 E. Broadway Blvd.
Want a guided experience? The Presidio Museum offers docent-led walking tours, leaving at 10 am and 12:30 pm if you visit on a cooler day. Price: $20 for non-members, $15 for museum members. Call ahead to be sure they are leading the tour on the day you are planning to visit.