Tucson in Pima County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Temple of Music and Art
Erected by Tucson – Pima County Historical Commission and Arizona Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Arizona, The Presidio Trail marker series.
Location. 32° 13.078′ N, 110° 58.18′ W. Marker is in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 330 South Scott Avenue, Tucson AZ 85701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Scott Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); Stone Avenue (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp Lowell 1866-1873 (about 500 feet away); Spanish War Veterans Monument (about 500 feet away); Corral Street (about 500 feet away); World War I Memorial (about 600 feet away); To The Mormon Battalion (about 700 feet away); Site of Arizona's Second Territorial Capitol (approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tucson.
Regarding Temple of Music and Art. This site is #16 on the Presidio Walking Tour:
“This 1927 theater, constructed on behalf of The Saturday Morning Music Club, brought a flourishing musical scene to Tucson including world famous artists such as Jascha Heifetz. Built in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, this building features an inviting courtyard with a fountain. The building was restored in 1990 and is a popular theater venue, renowned for its excellent acoustics."
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,207 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 14, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.