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Old Tucson

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Address: 201 South Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85735
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+1 520-883-0100
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Old Tucson is open for the 2016/2017 season! Old Tucson is Where the Spirit...

Old Tucson is open for the 2016/2017 season! Old Tucson is Where the Spirit of the Old West Comes Alive! Southern Arizona's one-of-a-kind Wild West attraction features live action stunt shows, musicals and live entertainment, vintage rides for the kids and special events throughout the season. Step back in time as you make your way through town, walking the same streets made famous by movie legends such as John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, Elizabeth Taylor, Steve Martin, Sharon Stone and more! Home to more than 400 films and commercial productions, Old Tucson remains the region's premier film location. Experience the diversity of our Native American and other cultural ancestry through our living history programs celebrating life in the Arizona Sonora Desert region during Arizona's Territorial Period.

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This is an attraction definitely suited to the early westerns on TV crowd. I certainly had fun and recognizing many backdrops I had seen as a young western enthusiast on... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Huntersville
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Lakeville, MN
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We paid for two senior tickets at $18 each - watched a "reinactment" of a movie scene and then listed to a guide talk about movies which had been filmed there. A total of 30 minutes at the most and we were done. The buildings are very small and shabby - I know "movies are magic" but I found it... More 

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Huntersville
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an attraction definitely suited to the early westerns on TV crowd. I certainly had fun and recognizing many backdrops I had seen as a young western enthusiast on television. From high chaparral to bonanza to the outlaw Josie Wales. It's not a cheap thing to go to and eating there is a special way overpriced endeavor. I have... More 

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Orange, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a spontaneous stop, what a surprise. The shows were great, sets were fun. Shops are on the expensive end but a fun afternoon.

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Marana, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

For something different, you can do a family portrait dressed up as saloon gals or cowboys, a memorable experience for everyone. Then, walk around into different shops and view what the old west was like.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you grew up on the old country western movies don't miss this stop. You will see where many of the classic movies were filmed and can see live shows, museums and shops. And enjoyable afternoon

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Old Tucson is an old western movie set that has been preserved. It is a self guided tour. There are stunt shows, a can-can show, music shows and lots of history. Kids will enjoy the train ride, the carousel and the antique cars. You have a choice of places to eat, too. It's a Great family fun day!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

its really cool to see the old movie sets that make up old Tucson. the way its built makes the place seem like its own little town. the guides and workers have a lot of knowledge about all the films and what parts of the set were used for them. and the staged gun fights are incredible. they can get... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We arrived when the gates opened at 10:00. Our tour guide, Marty, had been working there for 16 years. Not only was he a wealth of knowledge, he has actually been in several of the movies filmed there, and you could tell he enjoyed his job! We had only planned on staying a couple hours, but actually stayed and had... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend was selected to participate in the Shootout at Old Tucson... Not only did this make a lasting memory his antics added to the fun of the event for everyone watching. Thanks for the memories Old Tucson. This is favorite getaway for my friends and family.

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Elfrida, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome venue. Plan to spend a full day here and take part every activity offered, from the old saloons, gun fight re-enactment, museum and the history of every western movie made here. You'll be amazed how many famous actors helped create legends of the Old West, and how many movies you'll remember. Terrific family activities.

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