Monthly Archives: October, 2017

Mata Ortiz Bus Tour – December 15-17, 2017

We would love to have you join us on our fourth fundraising bus tour into Mexico. Rebecca Orozco, instructor of history and anthropology at Cochise College and the University of Arizona is our “Scholar on Board”. We plan to visit the Museo de las Culturas del Norte, Mata Ortiz for a pottery making demonstration, the […]

The Patagonia Museum Hours

The Patagonia Museum is located in the 1914 Patagonia Grammar School, 100 School Street, Patagonia, Arizona. Museum Hours: October through May: Thursday, Friday and Saturday – 2 pm to 4 pm June through September: Friday and Saturday – 10:30 am to 12:30 pm Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Other times by request or appointment. Contact: German […]

December 29, 2017 – Workday at the Lochiel Schoolhouse

The Patagonia Museum will host a workday at the Lochiel Schoolhouse on Wednesday, December 29, from 9 – 2. If you can give us a hand, please bring water, lunch and gloves. There are tasks for all levels of ability. We hope to see you in Lochiel. For more information contact German Quiroga, 520-343-5641.

Our last meeting, October 21, 2017 – Major Ron Gold, Speaker

Guest speaker Major Ron Gold  presented the history of the Arizona Rangers. The Arizona Rangers were established in 1901 and provided law enforcement in territorial Arizona until 1909. Patagonian Chapo Beaty served as an Arizona Ranger during this time.

Adopt-a-Roadway Program

The Patagonia Museum conducts litter cleanups on Highway 82, between Mileposts 18 and 19, on a seasonal basis. We meet at the ramadas on Beaty Lane and Highway 82. The museum mile is one of the more picturesque areas on Highway 82. Bordering the Nature Conservancy and the Patagonia Cemetery, the road leads our volunteers on […]