UArizona Alfie Norville Gem & Mineral Museum Now Open

July 23, 2021


Alfie Norville Gem & Mineral Museum located at the Pima County Courthouse
Southern Arizona Heritage and Visitor Center

The University of Arizona Alfie Norville Gem & Mineral Museum is happy to announce that it is opening General Admission for the public starting Monday JULY 19, 2021. Museum hours will be Monday through Friday from 10am-2pm. Admission pricing is $15 Adults (13-64), $10 Seniors (65+) & Active Military with I.D., $5 Children (4-12) & AZ College Students with I.D. and FREE Children (0-3).  You can purchase tickets in-person at the museum at our front desk. We take debit, credit, and Apple Pay. The museum will update when it is able to take cash and/or provide an option for online tickets.  For parking

The museum is located at 115 N Church Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701 in the historic Pima County Courthouse. For parking downtown, there are multiple parking garages and lots that the public has access to. There is also metered street parking near the courthouse. The museum HIGHLY recommends parking at El Presidio Parking Garage (this is a paid parking garage). 

El Presidio Parking Garage Address: 165 W Alameda Street Tucson, AZ 85701


The grand opening event for the museum will take place February 3rd, 2022, during the annual Tucson Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Showcase. More information on the grand opening event will be available closer to the event.