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Florence, Arizona

  • Tom Mix Monument

    Tom Mix MonumentOctober 12, 1940, was a sad day for fans of movie hero Tom Mix. Heading north from Tucson in his big Cord, he lost control of the car and rolled over in a ditch, subsequently renamed Tom Mix Wash. A r...
    Tom Mix Monument

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Florence Woman's Club

The Florence Woman's Club grew from the original Florence Village Improvement Club, organized in 1897 to improve and beautify the town of Florence. Members paid 25 cents a year to Mrs. T.F Weedin to keep the club's rake under her porch.

Florence, AZ Historic Buildings

Florence Historic District

As the fifth oldest town in the state of Arizona, downtown Florence has been designated an official "Historic District" with more building listed on the National Register

Florence, AZ Historic Districts

Jesus Preciado de Luna/Bernardina Lorona House

This is the Historic District's finest example of a Sonoran corner-style row house. Its street facades are flush with the property line and the wings are one room deep. Always used as a residence, it was built in 1880 by Juan Luna, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places

Florence, AZ Historic Homes

McFarland State Park

This adobe structure is the first Pinal County Courthouse built in 1877. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places

Florence, AZ Historic Courthouses

Jesus Martinez House

In 1888, Florence staged her most famous gunfight between ex-sheriff, Pete Gabriel and his former deputy, Joe Phy. The shooting started in the Tunnel Saloon and ended in the middle of Main Street. Gabriel survived; Phy died a few hours later. Also surviving the showdown was a 6 x 4

Florence, AZ Historic Homes

Things to do near Florence, AZ

Grayhawk Golf Club -Raptor

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 30 days...

Thrifty Joe's Books & Music

Features more than 60,000 books, a large collection of vinyl records of all genres, and a vast array of CDs, DVDs, and video ...

Arizona Black Rodeo

The event highlights local and national African American rodeo competitors. There will be two shows 1:00pm and 7:00pm featuri...

Cerreta Candy Company

A popular Glendale attraction is the Cerreta Candy Company. The owners delight in giving 30-minute tours Monday through Thurs...