Jewish History Museum

September 13, 2016

A downtown landmark, the Jewish History Building is the first synagogue built in the Arizona Territory.  The building served as the original home of Congregation Temple Emanu-El from 1910-1948.  In the 1980s, following a series of decades during which the building was occupied by various organizations, the property sat vacant and fell into disrepair.  The Jewish community […]


The Whistle Stop

October 16, 2015

The Whistle Stop Depot is a unique property located in the historical Dunbar Spring Neighborhood. It is a clear span steel warehouse that has been renovated with recycled, reclaimed, and handmade materials. It’s innovative design and creation lend to industrial eye candy at its finest and it’s walls tell a unique story.

Moen Mason Art Gallery

April 10, 2015

Moen Mason Gallery is dedicated to producing energetic modern art exhibitions that test the boundaries of the social norm. We believe collecting art should be fun and approachable-our specialty! Our gallery is committed to showcasing the extraordinary artists of today who are shaping art history of tomorrow. We host a new exhibition reception every quarter.

Krikawa Jewelry Art Gallery

February 10, 2015

Come visit the new Krikawa Jewelry Art Gallery in the heart of Downtown Tucson. In November 2014, we opened our doors with the exhibition Local Flavors, featuring the work of over thirty local artists. In addition to running an art gallery, we are still the Old Pueblo’s go-to, full-service jewelry store and studio! Design Your […]

LoveSmack Studios

June 20, 2014

Tucson’s hippest photography studio, fashion art gallery and semi-exclusive social scene is located in the emerging warehouse arts district downtown Tucson, Arizona. Owner/photographer Allan Sturm rents studio space to members and the public on an hourly or daily rate in this historic warehouse combined shooting area of nearly 2,000 sq ft bound by exposed brick […]

Galactic Center

June 20, 2014

The Galactic Center is a multidimensional event space/gallery that can be used for more intimate gatherings

Studio One

June 19, 2014

Studio ONE is an art gallery and performance space in downtown Tucson, AZ. We focus on contemporary visual, video, and performance art and theatre and are dedicated to producing shows, panels, and workshops for the community to highlight social justice issues.

Puppets Amongus

May 19, 2014

With an artistic, handmade cast of characters, finely made staging and live acoustic music we create spectacle and tell tales.  We bring old world storytelling, and experimental theater, to audiences in the Southwest and beyond. Enchanting stories for kids and families! Experimental theatre for grown-ups. Performances at the Playhouse theater (657 W. Saint Mary’s Rd.), or available […]

Vega Vision Studio

May 19, 2014

Artists working in Glass, metal, and clay mediums.


May 14, 2014

UApresents is the University of Arizona’s performing arts presenter, a nationally recognized host of world-class performances and programs. The mission of UApresents is to educate, enlighten and inspire by bringing performing arts and artists together with the diverse communities of Southern Arizona. Our primary venue is historic Centennial Hall, 1020 E. University Blvd, just inside […]

191 Toole

May 6, 2014

We’re an all-ages venue in Downtown Tucson with plans to provide a safe place for youth to hang out, learn, and grow through community programs.

Rhythm Industry Performance Factory

May 6, 2014

Rhythm Industry Performance Factory is an artist-owned incubator space dedicated to the creation and rehearsal of performance art. We manufacture loud, large and unusual art at the Factory, so that it may be presented elsewhere. Most of the groups working out of the studio welcome observers and teach classes. Contact the groups individually if you […]

Cirque Roots

May 6, 2014

Cirque Roots Productions & Studio is a grassroots artist collective that was founded in 2011 with a vision to inspire the community to create and play through movement and dance. Based in an 1910s warehouse in Downtown Tucson in the Toole Avenue Arts District, we’ve created space for the community to engage in circus inspired […]

Sosa-Fremont-Carrillo House Museum

May 6, 2014

The historic adobe Sosa-Carrillo-Frémont House was built in the 1870s.

La Pilita Museum

May 6, 2014

It is the mission of La Pilita Association to restore and maintain the historical integrity of La Pilita site and to develop it as a center for research and learning of regional history. It serves as an extended classroom for students, the neighborhood, and the Tucson Community providing a deeper understanding of early Tucson. The […]

Exploded View Microcinema

May 6, 2014

Established in 2013, Exploded View is a storefront microcinema and arts space supporting the exhibition and presentation of contemporary and historical visual, sonic and film arts. The Exploded View facility aims to provide a flexible space of operation that may be re-configured to encourage experimental, innovative and challenging projects.

Cinema La Placita

May 6, 2014

Since May 2000, Cinema La Placita has been showing classic films outdoors in the lovely plaza setting of La Placita Village. All films begin at 7:30pm each Thursday evening, May through October. $3-per-person admission includes popcorn. All proceeds contribute directly to the programming of the series. Cinema La Placita, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization. La Placita […]

Art House Centro

May 4, 2014

Gallery representing local artists of the Tucson area with a memorable collection of paintings, pottery, glass, metal works and more. Boutique with locally made jewelry, designer vintage and contemporary clothing.

Dragonfly Gallery

May 2, 2014

Open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily and for all 2nd Saturdays! Learn more here.

George Strasburger Gallery/Studio

August 19, 2013

Waypoint Theatre

June 20, 2013

Waypoint Theatre Company is a 501 (c) (3), not for profit, all volunteer live theatre organization that serves southern Arizona with  professionally produced, inspiring  productions that “celebrate the joys of   faith and family.”  Waypoint elects to generously give back to the community by partnering with local, non-profit orgs to educate, enlighten and enrich audiences […]

Etherton Gallery

February 9, 2012

Founded in 1981, Etherton Gallery specializes in 19th, 20th Century and Contemporary Fine Art Photography. The gallery is known for its extensive inventory of photography and its museum quality exhibitions, featuring the work of photographers ranging from Timothy O’Sullivan and Edward Curtis, to Harry Callahan, Danny Lyon, Ralph Gibson, Frederick Sommer and many others. Ranging […]


August 26, 2011

MOCA inspires new ways of thinking through the cultivation, interpretation and exhibition of cutting-edge art of our time.

The Screening Room

August 26, 2011

THE place for independent films! Tucson’s incubator for independent film & art. Home to the Arizona International Film Festival and local events throughout the year!

Ben’s Bells Shop Kind: Goods For Kindness

July 27, 2011

Hundreds and hundreds of Ben’s Bells are distributed around the Tucson community each year; spread evenly across the Tucson community by a team of committed volunteers on a weekly basis. Hanging Ben’s Bells is a special honor reserved for people “in the Greater Tucson community who spread kindness daily, making our community a better place […]

2nd Saturdays

July 8, 2011

We are an organization of businesses, artists, restaurants and Downtown enthusiasts who have helped in reviving Tucson’s urban block party since May 2010. We bring the public free music, artisan & food vendors, plus a showcase of restaurant and club offerings and vitality to Downtown Tucson, the 2nd Saturday of each month.

Arizona Historical Society: Downtown History Museum

July 8, 2011

The AHS Downtown Museum exhibits depict early Tucson businesses and homes, including: drugstores, police and fire departments and the Romero barbershop (pictured to the right).

Train Depot

Southern Arizona Transportation Museum

June 21, 2011

The Southern Arizona Transportation Museum exists to collect, preserve, exhibit and interpret the history of transportation in Southern Arizona with a focus on the Historic Depot and the displayed Locomotive #1673 for the education, enjoyment and entertainment of a diverse audience.

Fox Tucson Theatre

June 21, 2011

The Fox Tucson Theatre Foundation was incorporated in July of 1999 and was formed for the express purpose of returning the theatre to the community. The Foundation is an Arizona 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed out of the citizen’s group known as the Fox Theatre Revival Committee, which began looking at ways to save the theatre […]

Children’s Museum Tucson

June 14, 2011

Where imagination & learning connect! Our mission is to provide fun, play-based, interactive, hands-on learning experiences for children and their families. We aim to inspire children and their families to reach their full potential through discovery, creativity and learning.

Tucson Symphony Orchestra

June 9, 2011

Tucson Symphony Orchestra’s first performance, on January 13, 1929, took place in the Tucson High School Auditorium under its first conductor, Tucsonan Camil Van Hulse. The Orchestra played Schubert’s “Rosamunde Overture” and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7. Local papers hailed the debut as a monumental achievement and said the audience greeted the Symphony’s performance with “surprise, […]

Tucson Jazz Society

June 9, 2011

The Tucson Jazz Society (TJS) is a non-profit arts organization dedicated to promoting and preserving America’s original music – jazz. The Society’s mission is to ensure continuity of the jazz art form through its commitment to nurture and champion local talent, bring outstanding national and international artists to southern Arizona, and provide for the young […]

Tucson Convention Center

June 9, 2011

With over 205,000 square feet of meeting space, the Tucson Convention Center has the size and flexibility to accommodate every type of meeting, convention, trade show, or banquet event you may be planning. In addition to our meeting space the Tucson Convention Center has three modifiable show facilities which are appropriate for sporting events, ice shows, […]

O-T-O Dance

June 9, 2011

A truly unique company that solidly connects with nature, the sounds of the Southwest and the rhythms of the Earth. Since 1985, O-T-O Dance has been the moving force of dance in the Southwest. In its early years, the company presented works primarily of modern and site-specific origin, generally exploring native and natural influences and […]

Old Pueblo Playwrights

June 9, 2011

Old Pueblo Playwrights: “Where Words Come First” Old Pueblo Playwrights (OPP) was organized in 1989 as a nonprofit association dedicated to encouraging and promoting the creation of new dramatic works by Arizona authors. OPP members meet weekly in Arizona Theatre Company’s rehearsal hall to hear local actors perform readings of members’ scripts. At the conclusion […]

New ARTiculations Dance Theatre

June 9, 2011

NEW ARTiculations Dance Theatre is a modern dance company in Tucson, Arizona. We are committed to making modern dance more visible, accessible, and useful and to providing artistic and experiential opportunities in movement for local dancers and choreographers and audiences. We’ve been called “edgy,” though we’re not exactly sure why. Maybe because of our interest […]

Flam Chen

June 9, 2011

We have been creating, performing, and touring new circus and fire theater since 1994. We create dazzling public spectacle merging daredevil acrobatics, pyrotechnics and a mastery of light, air and fire. Our interest in community interaction, educational outreach and public ceremony has led us to innovate work that imbues the exhilaration of a symphony, the […]

Broadway In Tucson

June 9, 2011

Broadway in Tucson/A Nederlander Presentation is part of the nationally recognized Nederlander Producing Company of America. Broadway in Tucson’s debut season opened in September 2004 with the Arizona premiere of Movin’ Out. And since that first season, Broadway in Tucson has brought more than 425,000 Southern Arizonans to downtown Tucson again, with crowd-pleasing events like […]

Arizona Theatre Company

June 9, 2011

Touching lives through the power of theatre, Arizona Theatre Company (ATC) is the preeminent professional theatre in the state of Arizona. Boasting the largest seasonal subscriber base in the performing arts in Arizona, more than 130,000 people a year attend performances at the historic Temple of Music and Art in Tucson, and the intimate and […]

Arizona Opera

June 9, 2011

Arizona Opera, produces fully-staged operas, concerts, and collaborative programs throughout the state of Arizona each season. We are among only a handful of companies in the United States that regularly performs in more than one city. Arizona Opera elevates the transformative power of storytelling through music—cultivating community and strengthening a state and people as adventurous […]

Arizona Onstage Productions

June 6, 2011

Kevin Johnson founded Arizona Onstage Productions in 2003. The professional theatre company, devoted to musical theatre, present music theatre that is different and challenging. “We work with artistic and performing staff of The University of Arizona and other organizations. Our education outreach involves students and professionals from the Tucson community.” Visit for information on […]

Arizona Friends of Chamber Music

June 6, 2011

Arizona Friends of Chamber Music (AFCM) was founded in 1948. We are a private nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization run by a volunteer board. We continue to bring to Tucson our Evening Series of six concerts by the world’s finest chamber musicians. We make every attempt to include a contemporary piece on most programs. Virtually all of […]

Tucson Museum of Art

June 6, 2011

“Connecting Art to Life” First established in 1924 as the Tucson Fine Arts Association, the Museum made its home in the Kingan House on Franklin Street in the El Presidio Historic District. In 1954 the association was officially renamed the Tucson Art Center to establish our exhibition and education mission. The Tucson Museum of Art […]

Warehouse Arts Management Organization

June 6, 2011

The mission of this artist-led nonprofit is to preserve, protect, promote, and program the Tucson Historic Warehouse Arts District. WAMO continues and develops the work of artists and related individuals who have helped to create Tucson’s Historic Warehouse Arts District as an active and varied center and community for the arts, within a downtown community […]

Tucson Pima Arts Council

June 6, 2011

As the designated local arts agency for the City of Tucson and Pima County, the Tucson Pima Arts Council (TPAC) provides arts and cultural development services through direct funding, technical assistance, commissions, and contracts to artists and arts organizations. Through a range of programming, the organization encourages neighborhood, youth, and community involvement in the arts. […]

Central Tucson Gallery Association

June 6, 2011

A collective of Downtown art galleries. Check out the 1st Saturday Art Walks!

Womankraft Art Gallery

June 6, 2011

Temple Gallery at Temple of Music & Art

June 6, 2011

Managed by Etherton Gallery & located upstairs at the Temple of Music and Art, home of the Arizona Theatre Company.

Solar Culture Gallery

June 6, 2011

We are a group of artists that are dedicated to bringing Art and Music to Downtown Tucson. Our goal is to culturally empower the people of Tucson by inspiring them to make and show their own art and to have opportunities to see local, national, and international bands perform in a high quality professional setting.

Raices Taller 222 Art Gallery

June 6, 2011

Raices Taller 222 Art Gallery & Workshop is Tucson’s only Latino based contemporary nonprofit cooperative art gallery and workshop located in the historic downtown Tucson Arts District. Sponsoring activities to promote the understanding and appreciation of art and making art and the creative process available to those who might not otherwise have access to them […]

Philabaum Glass Studio & Gallery

June 6, 2011

For nearly forty years, Philabaum Glass has been a presence in the art scene of downtown Tucson.  The gallery features Philabaum’s work, as well as many of today’s best known artists.  Located at Five Points, seven blocks south of the Downtown City Center.

Got All Your Marbles/Studio 220

June 6, 2011

In the late 1990s, William and Lisa found themselves committed to figuring out how to earn a living without working for someone else. The marble idea was born in September 1999 when William challenged himself to design a line of jewelry that was both irresistible and affordable. With those ideals in mind, he created the […]

Dinnerware Contemporary Art Gallery

June 6, 2011

In Tucson, Arizona, “Dinnerware” means contemporary arts. The name refers to the historic building in which the gallery was founded in 1979, on Congress Street, future home of Buffalo Exchange. Dinnerware Artspace is a nonprofit art gallery, thriving in its 32nd year! Dinnerware is partly supported by the Southern Arizona Arts and Culture Alliance, and […]

Davis Dominguez Gallery

June 6, 2011

Contemporary Fine Art, Est. 1976. Hours of operation are Tuesday-Friday 11am-5pm and Saturday 11am-4pm.

Conrad Wilde Gallery

June 6, 2011

Conrad Wilde Gallery supports established and emerging artists, collectors and public audiences by providing a venue for the access, celebration and advancement of contemporary art.

Carly Quinn Designs

June 6, 2011

Carly Quinn graduated from The Art Center Design College in 2007 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Illustration and Fine Arts, and a minor in Graphic Design. She began working in tile in 2005 under a local Tucson Artist while in college. After graduating, Carly held a number of positions in the print & digital media […]

Rialto Theatre

June 3, 2011

The Rialto Theatre Foundation is an organization dedicated to the stewardship and management of the historic Rialto Theatre. The Foundation is managed by Executive Director/GM/Programming Director Curtis McCrary, with the support of an all-volunteer board of directors.