From Tubac Presidio

Successful Picnic Validates Historic Group

Nature gifted the April 12 annual picnic held by the Tubac Historical Society with a day more beautiful than ever, fresh air and not a spec of dust in the air as a result of the overnight rain. The already dazzling landscape at the Rock Corral Ranch in Tumacácori was enhanced by the bright colors,…

Shaw Kinsley Tapped for State History Honor

Based on his education, Shaw Kinsley believed that he would be “working in the special collections area of the University of Arizona Library” at this time in his life, but instead, for the past five years he’s been director of the Tubac Presidio State Historic Park. For his many accomplishments in not only keeping the…

Anza Day 2014

(Above) William Islas, costumed as Capt. Juan Bautista de Anza, leads the group of 22 riders into the state park on Oct. 18. Hundreds of people enjoyed a day of living history when Anza Day was celebrated at the Tubac Presidio State Historic Park on Saturday, Oct. 18. Entertainment on a stage, including Ballet Folklorico…