Second Saturdays @ The Museum

 Second Saturdays throughout the year feature special events during the day.

Scroll down to see the full calendar of events and to purcahse tickets for events that require a ticket. All other events are included with museum admission.


2016-2017 2nd Saturday Family Programs



October 8, 2016- Día de Los Muertos Craft Activity


November 12, 2016- Project WET, pt. 1 of a water resource series presented by Chuck Dugan


December 10, 2016- Project WET, pt. 2 of a water resource series presented by Chuck Dugan


January 14, 2017- Project WET, pt. 3 of a water resource series presented by Chuck Dugan


February 11, 2017- Project WET, pt. 4 of a water resource series presented by Chuck Dugan


March 11, 2107- Airplane exploration craft activity


April 8, 2017- Model Frontier Town craft activity


July 8, 2017 - Museum Bingo craft and game activity


August 13, 2017- Games Galore- craft and game activity


2016-2017 2nd Saturday History Speaks! Calendar



October 8, 2016- Marshall Shore presents “Arizona Ghost Towns”


November 12, 2016- Marcus Monenerkit presents “Beautiful Games: American Indian Sport and Art”


December 10, 2016- Gregory McNamee presents “Native in a Strange Land: The Life of Mike Burns, Indian Scout”


January 14, 2017- Li Yang presents “Don Chun Wo, Unofficial Mayor of Tucson’s Chinatown”  


February 11, 2017- Akua Anokye presents “African American Pioneers of Arizona”

March 11, 2107- Christine Reid presents “Women of the Arizona Prison”    

More Upcoming Programs

October 22, 2016- GHOST TOURS- 6:30-9:00PM. All ages. Explore the Museum grounds and encounter lurking spirits of the past. Listen to their tales and enjoy live music. Snacks available for purchase. In partnership with Blackbox Foundation.


November 19, 2016- Gourd Crafting- 1:00-2:00PM Participate in a craft activity that has deep roots with Native communities in the Southwest. Come ready to paint, carve, and create your own unique piece of art. More information TBA.
April 15, 2017- NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM-
Experience the magic of the Museum undera starlit sky with a gourmet buffet dinner, live music, silent auction, door prizes, and cash bar. This year we celebrate the beloved Dallis family with our theme: "Dallis, Egypt and Beyond". More information TBA.



Using PayPal for Ticket Events at The Museum

If you do not have a PayPal account you can still purchase tickets online by using a one-time payment option. Click on the Add to Cart button, then click on "Don't have a PayPal account" and follow the instructions for a one-time payment with your debit or credit card.

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