La Pilita Museum

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420 S. Main Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 882-7454

La Pilita TucsonIt 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 museum counts among its collections:

  • The original Las Posadas photos from the Betty Segerstrom Collection
  • “Barrio Memories” -over 100 oral history transcriptions from residents of Barrio Viejo and surrounding areas
  • Red Bently Bottle Collection-Main and 18th excavation

Closed for the season, re-opens September 4, 2014.

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