Sosa-Carrillo-Fremont House Museum, Tucson

Sosa-Carrillo-Fremont House Museum, Tucson

One of Tucson's oldest homes is the Sosa-Carrillo-Fremont House. It was used by territorial governor John Charles Fremont, but named to reflect the most important families at the time it was constructed.

Locals often refer to the Sosa-Carrillo-Fremont House as simply the Carillo House. This 1870s adobe home is located downtown, which makes it an excellent stop on a walking tour of historic Tucson.

The house is now a museum that is operated by the Arizona Historical Society. It is free and open to the public.

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Sosa-Carrillo-Fremont House Museum on Map

Sight Name: Sosa-Carrillo-Fremont House Museum
Sight Location: Tucson, USA (See walking tours in Tucson)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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