The Arizona History Museum is hosting a Mexican Heritage Project Panel Discussion event on Saturday, August 24, 2013. The event is in honor of Tucson's Birthday and also includes cake. The event is from 10:30 a.m. to noon.
The Mexican Heritage Project Panel Discussion features three of the founders and leaders of the Mexican Heritage Project: Patricia Preciado Martin, Dr. Thomas Sheridan, and Dr. Norma Gonzalez. The event will feature a talk about the history of the Mexican Heritage Project along with the history of southern Arizona. There will also be an exhibit. Additionally, there will be cake to honor the 238th birthday of Tucson.
About the Arizona History Museum: The museum is part of the Arizona Historical Society museums located throughout the state. The museum is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for ages 12 to 18 and 60 and up, and free for ages 11 and under. Parking is accessed from the 2nd Street entrance of the garage at 2nd Street and Euclid.