Generation Cool Mural on 4th Ave

The 7 Most Instagrammable Spots In Tucson

As the second biggest city by population size in Arizona, there are plenty of fantastic Instagrammables places in Tucson. With a keen eye for the arts in this city, you’ll get that and more in Tucson.

Here are the seven best Instagrammable places in Tucson.

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1. Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is one of Tucson’s more interesting places as it is a hybrid between a zoo, museum, and botanical garden. At this museum, guests will learn and embrace about the beauty that Tucson beholds through the different exhibits here.

You’ll want to bring your walking shoes as more than 80% of this museum is outdoors.

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum Tucson

2. Tucson Warehouse & Transfer Co. Mural

The Tucson Warehouse & Transfer Co. Mural is located near downtown Tucson. This mural shows an Agave princess staring wondrously out at the parking lot it overlooks.

It is praised for its vibrancy and grandness and is the perfect spot for your ‘Gram!

Tucson Warehouse and Transfer Co Mural

3. Greetings from Tucson Mural

Part of the Greetings Murals that is propping up throughout America, the Greetings from Tucson mural is another excellent spot to take pictures. The letters are drawn in with things that make Tucson unique.

Swing by the Greetings mural and snap some pics for your ‘Gram.

Greetings from Tucson Mural

4. Tucson Botanical Gardens

Another outdoor gem in Tucson is the Tucson Botanical Gardens. At this five acre garden, you’ll find a huge collection of different gardens and plants, some of which are native to Tucson.

For the best shots, check out the Cactus and Succulent Garden which has hundreds of cacti and plants from the desert.

Tucson Botanical Gardens

5. Generation Cool on 4th Avenue

Definitely one of the coolest murals in Tucson is Generation Cool. Full of pop culture icons like Super Mario and Michael Jordan, come here for one of the hippest things you’ll see in town.

Bring the squad over to this mural and strike a pose for your ‘Gram in front of Generation Cool.

Generation Cool Mural on 4th Ave

6. Tucson Museum of Art

Art lovers will want to come to the Tucson Museum of Art for some cool snaps of great pieces of art. Featuring a combination of old and new art, you’ll see some very cool works of art from some local and international artists.

Get a real handle on the culture of Tucson at this cute art museum.

Tucson Museum of Art

7. Barrio District

The Barrio District is one of the most colourful and creative areas in Tucson. Aside from the splashes of colour here, you’ll also see some old-school and traditional Sonoran houses here which make for some fantastic photos.

Colour + traditional houses make this District a must visit for your ‘Gram!

Barrio District
James Wan

Born and raised in Vancouver, Canada, James has always had an inquisitive nature and traveling is now his biggest passion. His biggest thrills are visiting places he's never been to and exploring different cultures. James counts Athens, Tokyo, and Rome as the top three places he's visited.

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