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Address: 136 N Grand Ave, Corner of Grand Ave and Crawford St, Nogales, AZ 85621-3211
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11:00 - 16:00
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Great Little Museum

Features history of Nogales housed in the old fire station. Amazing setting in the heart of downtown Nogales. Fun interesting and for all ages.

Reviewed 16 February 2017
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Features history of Nogales housed in the old fire station. Amazing setting in the heart of downtown Nogales. Fun interesting and for all ages.

Thank bajaarizonat
Edmonton, Ab
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102 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We ended up with a day in Nogales. After checking around there didn't seem to be too many things to do but we decided to check out the museum. There is so much history here and we were fortunate to have a tour by one of the people who was there setting up the Christmas display. If you have some... More 

Thank Dinolady
Bellingham, Washington
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The people of Nogales are committed to preserving the colorful, fascinating history of this little border town. It is filled with wonderful things to see, learn and simply explore. Well worth a stop if you like history.

1 Thank Omas4girls
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73 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Free museum, very friendly staff. Worth taking a look at if you want to do something different than just crossing the border for the day.

1 Thank Carolyn S
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529 reviews
352 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

This museum is a great place to start to explore the area, however it is not a regular museum I am used to in bigger cities. I was glad I was able to explore it on my own and take pictures and the lady who was running it was checking on me if needed more info but I rather browse... More 

2 Thank Anna G
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

It was well worth visiting the lady ruing it was very interesting and helpful nothing was too much trouble. She recommended other places to visit Great.

1 Thank Sue A
Nogales, Arizona
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2014

This quaint museum is located in a historic Nogales, Arizona building that used to serve as the city hall and fire station. The museum has a variety of fascinating displays and photos of not only Nogales history, but that of the Northern Sonora region as well.

3 Thank Planet_Nogales
Uvalde, Texas
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57 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2013

Great historical museum, located in an area that has a fascinating history. Just one block from Mexican border.

1 Thank brushcountrydweller
Patagonia, Arizona
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We love to take visitors to the Museum since it tells so much of this area. We live here fulltime and always learn something new when we go. The little newspaper that is put out each month is amazing as well and full of news. You will love the time you spend there.

1 Thank basieracki

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