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Sosa-Carillo-Fremont House Museum

141 S Grande Ave, In the Tucson Convention Center complex, Tucson, AZ 85745-3009
+1 520-622-0956
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Important Downtown History

Located between modern buildings and artwork, this small and renovated building is an important... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Britt B
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Tucson, Arizona
A Stop on the Turquoise Trail

Small, looks like it's being renovated inside. Historical building with modern artwork outside... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
stez
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San Diego, California
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This museum is an authentic example of 19th-century adobe architecture and is filled with antiques from the period.
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3 weeks ago
“Important Downtown History”
8 Mar 2018
“A Stop on the Turquoise Trail”
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141 S Grande Ave, In the Tucson Convention Center complex, Tucson, AZ 85745-3009
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+1 520-622-0956
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located between modern buildings and artwork, this small and renovated building is an important Historical Landmark. I had the pleasure to walk around the building and backyard on my own taking the time to study all the displays. The pioneering Sosa Family, who lived here...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Small, looks like it's being renovated inside. Historical building with modern artwork outside makes for a nice photo.

Thank stez
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Reviewed 3 November 2015

In the shadow of the Tucson Convention center is this beautiful gem of history tucked away and wonderfully preserved. It's a small home but has a very interesting history and the significance of being the only House Museum of it's kind in Tucson. You don't...More

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AZHistoricalSociety, Owner at Sosa-Carillo-Fremont House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2015

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to write a review about the Sosa-Carrillo Fremont House. We're glad that you enjoyed your visit! The house is open Thursday-Saturday from 10am-4pm, so please come visit again! - Arizona Historical Society staff

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Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

The guidebooks said it should be open. Drove an hour only to find it closed and locked. No signs telling why. Very disappointed. I peeked over the wall and the courtyard looked nice. I am a history buff and not much history is preserved in...More

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AZHistoricalSociety, Manager at Sosa-Carillo-Fremont House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2015

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to visit the house and write a review. We apologize for the museum being closed when you visited last March. The Arizona Historical Society reopened the Sosa-Carrillo-Fremont House in March of 2015, after 6 years of the house...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2013

This is a good example of Spanish Mission architecture. Basically a home spit in two with a very wide corridor down the middle. Very good docent led tour. You really get a sense of what life was like in Tucson 100-200 years ago. Great way...More

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