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Who we are

We are a group of Tucson residents committed to re-creating and authentically presenting the historic structures and landscapes to the regional community and visitors in the area known as Tucson’s Birthplace. To that end we have formed an organization to undertake the completion of the Tucson Origins Heritage Park.

Our mission is to preserve, honor, protect, restore and promote the cultural heritage of Tucson’s Birthplace at the foot of Sentinel Peak (‘A Mountain’).

To accomplish this our organization partners with like-minded groups locally, regionally, nationally and internationally in order to inform Tucsonans and visitors of this rich and unique cultural treasure.

Our first focus is to complete the Mission Garden, a project begun under voter-approved public funds and to be completed in a public/private partnership with Friends of Tucson’s Birthplace.

Our goals do not only include the construction and planting of the Garden, but also its successful operation and maintenance. We are also engaged in ensuring the preservation and development of the remainder of Tucson Origins Heritage Park as a historical area, as defined in COT’s Proposition 400, which passed in 1999. We are seeking to accomplish all this by enlisting public support, training volunteers and pursuing funding through donations and grants.

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Although we did not stay at the hotel (only because we didn’t know about it before we arrived), we did eat a number of really tasty meals there. This place is incredible! Carmen, the manager, is just as much so. She absolutely dedicated herself to assuring that we enjoyed every moment we were there. She gave us a tour of the hotel, it’s gorgeous courtyard, unoccupied rooms, assisted at dinner, and in general made us feel like very special guests even though we were not staying there. This hotel is the perfect place for those who seek spending authentic time in a real Mexican town. We’ll be recommending it to many friends.

Stayed December 2013, traveled with friends
Diann R., Sahuarita, Arizona
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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