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Tubac Center of the Arts

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Address: 9 Plaza Rd, Tubac, AZ
Phone Number:
+1 520-398-2371
Today
10:00 - 16:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 16:30
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 16:30
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Tubac Center of the Arts is the Core of Art in Tubac. TCA is a non-profit...

Tubac Center of the Arts is the Core of Art in Tubac. TCA is a non-profit arts organization dedicated to the celebration and promotion of the arts through education, exhibitions, and performing arts. There are rotating juried exhibitions of art from both local artists as well as artists from across the country. The center also includes a children's summer arts program, art workshops, a gift shop, and ongoing events throughout the year. Please visit our website, for our current calendar of events and for more information. Visit TubacCalendar dot com for all Tubac area events.

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Lovely galleries and very nice gift shop

It's always worth a stop at the Center when in Tubac to see the paintings and other art of many local artists. Quality and style vary but there is certainly something for... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
X-NYr
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Arlington, VA
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Oak Creek, Wisconsin, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I am originally from this area and I was around when the center of the Arts was built in the 1970s I don't live in the area anymore but visit several times a year with my children the Arts and Exhibits are always nice but I've noticed a trend and that the docents are not very welcoming when I walk... More 

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Arlington, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's always worth a stop at the Center when in Tubac to see the paintings and other art of many local artists. Quality and style vary but there is certainly something for everyone. We found the gift shop had really upped its selections. We bought 2 masks made from gourds, charming and unusual.

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Isafjordur, Iceland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful space filled with art and local talent, every trip to the Tubac Center of the Arts is an inspiration. Add to that all the workshops and musical performances, and Tubac really shines as a tiny community with so much to offer!

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

It was a nice way to spend some time ,go for lunch and do a walkabout. Most of the art was not my cup of tea, but if you like the "southwestern" style you will enjoy this.

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Rio Rico, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

TCA is an interesting gallery with a wide variety of styles and programs. Mixed display of renouned, established, and emerging artists.

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

I've been to Tubac on many occasions, but this was my first visit to the Tubac Center of the Arts. I was pleasantly surprised to see that they had a special Exhibit of Adams' work. I was greeted promptly by a friendly and knowledgeable docent, who explained what was on display in each of the rooms. While I love Ansel... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the spacious layout of the gallery with great lighting. The art displayed was a nice selection and the gift shop had plenty of books candles and lots to look at. I recommend spending some time here to browse the local art scene.

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Oak Creek, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This is a very active and vibrant art community and the Tubac center of the Arts hosts different events and changing exhibits on a regular basis the staff was courteous and friendly I love coming here when I visit Tubac. architecturaly it's not the biggest building but it's worth a visit.

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Cottonwood, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Decided to swing in and we had a great time. Lots to see. Loved hearing about the history of the locale and seeing the variety of works displayed. We will be back.

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Sun City West, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

When you first get there you are greeted outside by a giant rabbit... when we saw him we knew we had to stop in. He is a statue and is quite remarkable. Inside you will find all types of art as well as a small gift shop with many handmade items. Worth a look!

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