National Register Historic Districts

There are currently 34 National Register Historic Districts in Tucson, which are listed alphabetically below.  Another 6 areas are under review to become National Register Historic Districts, also listed alphabetically under 'Pending' below.  

As available, links to the documents related to each district's nominations are included.  Where necessary, one large and multiple smaller files are provided of the same document in case file sizes are too large for those accessing this information using slower Internet speeds.
 

MAP OF NATIONAL REGISTER HISTORIC DISTRICTS IN TUCSON (584 KB) - Added on 01/31/2013
This map provides an index of the districts by the year they were listed on the National Register and an overview of the districts' locations.

MAP OF ALL NATIONAL REGISTER HISTORIC DISTRICTS & HISTORIC ZONES (720 KB) - Added on 01/31/2013
This map provides the same map as above, but also includes the locally-designated Historic Preservation Zones and the Neighborhood Preservation Zones.  

NATIONAL REGISTER HISTORIC DISTRICTS

Aldea Linda Historic District - listed 2009
Map (1.6 MB)
Nomination Form (7 MB)
   Brief Description (.6 MB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (1.8 MB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (.7 MB)
   Inventory of Plants (.8 MB)
   Photos (4.5 MB)
 

Armory Park Historic Residential District - listed 1976; expanded 1996
1976 Nomination Form (1 MB) 
1996 Nomination Form for Expansion (7.8 MB)
Map (1.9 MB)
   Brief Description (3.5 MB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (1.8 MB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (2.5 MB) 
   Expansion Map (1.3 MB) 

Barrio Anita Historic District - listed 2011
Map (75 KB)
Nomination Form (36.2 MB)
     Brief Description (133 KB)
     Detailed Description of Significance (146 KB)
     Inventory of Contributing Properties (76 KB )
     Photos (5.8 MB)
     Maps (14.3 MB)
 

Barrio El Hoyo Historic District - listed 2008
Map (191 KB)
Nomination Form (256 KB)
   Brief Description (219 KB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (184 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (133 KB)   
   Photos (530 KB)  
 

Barrio El Membrillo Historic District - listed 1978
Map (141 KB)
Nomination Form (166 KB)
   Brief Description (139 KB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (88 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (56 KB)   

Barrio Libre Historic District - listed 1978
Nomination Form (907 KB)

Barrio Santa Rosa Historic District - listed 2011
Map (2.6 MB)
Nomination Form (5.9 MB)
     Brief Description (133 KB)
     Detailed Description of Significance (146 KB)
     Inventory of Contributing Properties (76 KB)
     Photos (5.5 MB)
     Map (2.8 MB)
 

Blenman-Elm Historic District - listed 2003
Map (1.35 MB)
Nomination Form (34 MB)
   Brief Description (5.1 MB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (17.9 MB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (9.8 MB)
   Photos, from application (917 KB)
   Photos, added later (1.8 MB)
  

Catalina Vista Historic District - listed 2003
Map (465 KB)
2003 Nomination Form  (14.7 MB)
   Brief Description (2.8 MB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (5.9 MB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (866 KB)
   Photos (4.7 MB)
   Map (465 KB)  

Colonia Solana Residential Historic District - listed 1989; amended 2000, and 2003)
Map (9.8 MB)
1989 Nomination Form (51 MB)
   Brief Description (500 KB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (740 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (3.8 MB)
   Photos (6.7 MB)
   Maps (9.8 MB)
2000 Nomination Form (901 KB)
2003 Nomination Form (6.88 MB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties List (479 KB)

El Encanto Estates Residential Historic District - (listed 1988; amended 1993, 1994, and 2002)

2008 Map (442 KB)
2008 Nomination Form (16.9 MB)
   2008 Brief Description (5.71 MB)
   2008 Detailed Description of Significance (7.27 MB)
   2008 Inventory of Contributing Properties (4.45 MB)
   1993 Photos (1.08 MB)

El Montevideo Residential Historic District - listed 1994; expanded 2000, and 2006)
1994 Map (240 KB)
1994 Nomination Form (2.9 MB)
   Brief Description (367 KB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (324 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (94.1 KB)
   Photos (543 KB)
   Map (239 KB)
2006 Map (216 KB)
2006 Amendment Nomination Form (1.5 MB)
   Brief Description (276 KB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (444 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (89 KB) 
   Plant List (32 KB)
   Photos (456 KB)
   Map (215 KB)

El Presidio Historic District - listed 1975
Map, dated 2008 (863 KB)
Nomination Form (1.3 MB)
   Brief Description (1.50 MB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (624 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (378 KB)
   Map (213 KB)

Feldmans Historic District - listed in 1989 as Speedway-Drachman (see below); expanded/renamed 2008
Maps (2.4 MB)
Nomination Form (1 MB)
   Brief Description (10.5 MB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (4.81 MB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (6.71 MB)
   Photos (7.02 MB)
   Maps  (11 MB)

Feldmans Ammended

Map (190 KB)
Nomination Form (1.8 MB)
 

Fort Lowell Multiple Resource Area - listed 1978
Maps (1.1 MB)
Nomination Form (1.7 MB)
   Brief Description (295 KB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (193 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (57 KB)
   Photos (15 MB)
       Part 1 (4.1 MB)
       Part 2 (4.7 MB)
       Part 3 (2.5 MB)
       Part 4 (4 MB)
   Maps (1.1 MB) 

Harold Bell Wright Estates Historic District - listed 2011
Map (70 KB)
Nomination Form (17.7 MB)
   Brief Description (105 KB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (163 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (40 KB)
   Photos (13.8 MB)
   Maps (215 KB)

Indian House Community Residential Historic District - listed 2001
Map (899 KB)
Nomination Form (3.4 MB) 
   Brief Description (545 KB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (567 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (55.3 KB)
   Photos (2.17 MB)
   Maps (898 KB)

Iron Horse Expansion Historic District - listed 1986
Map (54 KB)
Nomination Form (2.6 MB) 
    Brief Description (823 KB)
    Detailed Description of Significance (2.27 MB)
    Inventory of Contributing Properties (116 KB)
    Photos (1.12 MB)
    Map (53.4 KB)

 

Jefferson Park Historic District - listed 2012
Map (2.78 MB)
Nomination Form (9.58 MB) 
    Brief Description (15.2 KB)
    Detailed Description of Significance (14.5 KB)
    Inventory of Contributing Properties (448 KB)
    Photos (6.24 MB)
    Map (2.78 MB)

John Spring Neighborhood Historic District - listed 1989 as John Spring Multiple Resource Area
Map (256 KB)
Nomination Form (1.1 MB)
    Brief Description (2.30 MB)
    Detailed Description of Significance (3.65 MB)
    Inventory of Contributing Properties (658 KB)
    Map (584 KB)

 

Marist College Historic District - listed 2011
Map (151 KB) 
Nomination Form (17.6 MB)
     Brief Description (3.35 MB)
     Detailed Description of Significance (5.81 MB)
     Inventory of Contributing Properties (1.39 MB)
     Photos (6.48 MB)
     Maps (1.63 MB)

 
Menlo Park Historic District - listed in 1992 as Menlo Park Multiple Resource Area; expanded 2010
1992 Maps (1 MB) 
1992 Nomination Form (1.9 MB)
2010 Maps (4.4 MB)
2010 Expansion Nomination Form (4.5 MB)
    Brief Description (619 KB)
    Detailed Description of Significance (154 KB)
    Inventory of Contributing Properties (712 KB)
    Maps (4.4 MB)

Pie Allen Residential Historic District - listed 1996
Map (52 KB)
Nomination Form (1.1 MB)
    Brief Description (3.94 MB)
    Detailed Description of Significance (4.68 MB)
    Inventory of Contributing Properties (577 KB)
    Maps (969 KB)

 

Rillito Racetrack Chute - listed 1986, amended 2012
Map (381 KB) 
Nomination Form (12.8 MB)
     Brief Description (550 KB)
     Detailed Description of Significance (6.43 MB)
     Photos (3.27 MB)
     Maps (1.70 MB)

 

Rillito Racetrack Historic District - listed 2012
Map (210 KB) 
Nomination Form (338 KB)
     Brief Description (146 KB)
     Detailed Description of Significance (206 KB)
     Photos (3.31 MB)
     Maps (1.41 MB)

 

Rincon Heights Historic District

Map (621 KB)
Nomination Form (4.36 MB) 

 

Sam Hughes Residential Historic District - listed 1994; expanded 2000
1994 Map (110 KB)
1994 Nomination Form (1.2 MB) 
    Brief Description (6.42 MB)

 

San Clemente Historic District - listed 2005
Map (177 KB)
Nomination Form (1.7 MB)

 

San Rafael Estates Historic District
Map (608 KB)
Nomination Form (333 KB)

 

Tucson Veterans Administration Hospital Historic District  - listed 2012
Map (1.46 MB)
Nomination Form (2.98 MB) 
   Brief Description (11.5 KB)
   Detailed Description of Significance (12.1 KB)
   Inventory of Contributing Properties (81.2 KB)
   Photos (2.45 MB)
   Multiple Properties Documentation Form (6.49 MB)
 

University of Arizona Campus Historic District - listed 1986
Map (270 KB)
Nomination Form (1.5 MB) 
 

Valley of the Moon Historic District - listed 2011
Map (462 KB)
Nomination Form (254 KB)
    Brief Description (168 KB)
    Detailed Description of Significance (175 KB)
    Inventory of Contributing Properties (123 KB)
    Map (462 KB)
 

Warehouse Historic District - listed 1999
Map (321 KB)
Nomination Form (132 KB) 

West University Historic District - listed 1980
Map (100 KB)
Nomination Form (686 KB) 

Winterhaven Historic District - listed 2005
Map (237 KB)
Nomination Form (1.7 MB) 

PENDING DISTRICTS

Miracle Mile Historic District

Downtown Tucson Historic District

EPSW Historic District

Virginia Heights

Eckbo Landscape

4th Avenue