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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

First Presbyterian Church of Florence

The First Presbyterian Church of Florence was the second oldest Presbyterian Church in Arizona. Established in November of 1888

Florence, AZ Historic Churches

Historic Coke Ovens in Box Canyon

The Historic Coke Ovens, otherwise known as charcoal kilns, and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, were built in 1882 along the Gila River by the Pinal Consolidated Mining Company, and are so inaccessible that their preservation is easily understood.

Florence, AZ Historic Sites

Clarke House

Indian raids on white settlers were common in the 1880s. When William Clarke, a mining engineer, and his wife Ella came to Florence, he devised built-in security in constructing his residence about 1884

Florence, AZ Historic Homes

Things to do near Florence, AZ

Cave Creek Recreation Area

Hiking trails, camping, and RV hookups available....

The Golf Club At Johnson Ranch

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

Leisure World Country Club -Championship

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

Petersen House Museum

Restored Queen Anne Victorian home built in 1892 by one of Tempe's earliest settlers. ...