55- Tour of Tumacacori National Historical Parks Missions

Bidding Supports: TUCSON PRESIDIO TRUST FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION (Tucson, AZ)

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55
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$400 USD
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Oct 18, 2020 4:00 PM MST
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Tour of the Tumacacori Mission along with the Calabazas Mission and
the Guevavi Mission.


Led by Rick Collins: National Park Ranger at the Tumacacori National Historical Park, local historian and Presidio Museum Board Member.

Tour the three missions of the Tumacacori National Historical Park founded by Father Eusebio Kino. Each mission of the Park preserves Spanish era chapels and other features. The tour will start at Tumacacori. Then the group will drive to Calabazas Mission and visit the remnants of the chapel. Lastly, you will travel to Guevavi Mission, the location of the first Jesuit head church, or cabecera, in the Southwestern United States. You will have box lunches at that site before returning to Tucson mid-afternoon.

For a group of 12 people.

This is a day-long tour, and involves hiking some distance, walking and standing. 

Great for visiting guests, or friends wishing to explore Southern Arizona!