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Pimeria Alta Museum

136 N Grand Ave, Corner of Grand Ave and Crawford St, Nogales, AZ 85621-3211
+1 520-287-4621
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Great Source of Local Information

This was a small museum but very interesting. The lady was extremely nice and knowledgeable about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ed J
A cute little Museum.

This museum is a must if you want to know about the past and current history of both Nogales, AZ... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
ArizonaHounds
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136 N Grand Ave, Corner of Grand Ave and Crawford St, Nogales, AZ 85621-3211
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+1 520-287-4621
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a small museum but very interesting. The lady was extremely nice and knowledgeable about the history of Nogales.

Thank Ed J
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This museum is a must if you want to know about the past and current history of both Nogales, AZ and Nogales, Mexico. There is no admission fee although a donation is always appreciated. It is small..about 4 or 5 rooms and a two cell...More

Thank ArizonaHounds
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

It's free, donations accepted. Very friendly docents and many small rooms with historical items and stories from the past Nogales. Enjoyed walking from room to room in what used to be a jail, firehouse and other uses. Lots of history packed into a small museum....More

Thank dwlit
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Reviewed 17 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.

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Reviewed 1 December 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...More

Thank Dinolady
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Reviewed 2 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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Reviewed 28 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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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...More

2  Thank Anna G
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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
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Reviewed 12 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...More

3  Thank Planet_Nogales
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bluebeliever
30 December 2017|
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Response from ArizonaHounds | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, as I did not pay attention. Best bet is to give them a call and check..
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