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La Entrada de Tubac

2221 Interstate 19, Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646
+1 520-398-3133
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Tubac, about a 50-minute drive south of Tucson off I-19, offers lots of shopping -- mainly for... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2015
Tucson, Arizona
Tubac: really disappointing

We went to Tubac because it sounded like a cool artists colony. Turns out it just a bunch of shops... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2015
Boston, Massachusetts
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2221 Interstate 19, Frontage Rd, Tubac, AZ 85646
+1 520-398-3133
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Reviewed 3 March 2015

Tubac, about a 50-minute drive south of Tucson off I-19, offers lots of shopping -- mainly for Southwestern and Mexican items. It is a great one-stop place to pick up yard art, pottery, jewelry, nature photography, mesquite furniture, sculptures, paintings, kitchen gadgets and much more....More

1  Thank Rumples
Reviewed 13 January 2015

We went to Tubac because it sounded like a cool artists colony. Turns out it just a bunch of shops selling crafts. You don't see anyone making anything, and the goods are crafty, not art. We went to the Historical State Park, which was OK,...More

1  Thank abh345678
Reviewed 12 December 2014

The fort is a super place to pick up some history of the area. There is a minimal entrance fee, a brief video, a self-guided tour of the grounds, a very nice museum, and a desert garden. We spent several hours and came away with...More

Thank Janet L
Reviewed 15 September 2014

This area is about an hour outside of Tuscon, we drove down for a day trip and had lunch at Wisdom café (3 soft tacos) and it was delish! The shops were fun and interesting, lots of history and interesting people to meet while there!...More

Thank Shelly S
Reviewed 7 July 2014

There is a series of art galleries and shops located in the old town of Tubac. I love Southwestern and Mexican arts and crafts and I found a lot a beautiful and interesting pottery here, especially of sunflowers. I found the shop owners to be...More

Thank Bon-Voyage-747
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Spent an afternoon here (3-4 hrs) upon returning from a morning in Nogales, Mexico. Our shopping consisted primarily of wandering approx. 5-6 galleries, 3-4 jewelry stores looking for a specific stone, a few specialty shops and Tumacookery, a gourmet kitchen gadgets store. This is a...More

2  Thank Snicker D
Reviewed 14 May 2014

This is a small town with some unique and wonderful shops and restaurants. Great fun. I could live there.

Thank KeepgoingVirginia
Reviewed 19 April 2014

One of the most outstanding gallery's in Tubac featuring a wide range of media with a western flavor. The works range from established artists to up and coming newcomers. The owners are knowledgeable about all media and most helpful to the customers. Visit here to...More

1  Thank Christina B
Reviewed 17 April 2014 via mobile

Visited here recently from Scotland. What a fantastic place! Wanted a copper saguaro as a souvenir and couldn't find one the right size so Jackie in the copper shop made me a personalised one! Just wonderful!

1  Thank Anne H
Reviewed 28 March 2014

This was s surprising disappointment. I do not particularly care for shopping, but my wife certainly does, and we try to devote the better part of one day each trip to shopping for arts, hand-made jewelry and things like that. We have loved Sedona, Old...More

4  Thank TripRabbit
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21 January 2017|
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Response from AZcartrip | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if the shops allow pets or not. However, the area is lovely and looks to be pet friendly.