El Presidito (The Little Presidio)...

The home of TUBAC SCHOOL OF FINE ART, offering classes in varied media for all levels from beginner to pro. You can also visit the El Presidito studio-gallerys of several top Tubac artists, including oil painters John Marbury and David Simons, and view their varied creations.

El Presidito is a historic destination in itself with its distinctive architecture and alluring patios. Built in the 1950s, it at one time served as a post office and restaurant before eventually becoming a haven for painters, sculptors and other artists. Its location, across the street and north of the Presidio State Historic Park, is at the entry to Old Town Tubac.

Don't miss this unique location while visiting Tubac. If you're feeling creative, check out Tubac School of Fine Art offerings to see if you  might find a new interest or even a new passion. You'll find the El Presidito artists a friendly, talented and diverse group who will always welcome your questions about Tubac's rich art history as well as their own art.