Most Instagrammable Spots In Tucson

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Looking for the most instagrammable spots in Tucson ? Don’t worry, we got you covered! Saturated with rich culture and history Tucson has exactly what you need to get those insta worthy pictures and spice up your feed.

Mercado District 

Portraying a rustic and chic spanish colonial aesthetic and feel, the Mercado District is filled with beautiful photo opportunities. From the iconic Mercado San Agustin lettering in front of the market to the colorful neighborhood buildings surrounded by local greenery, you are guaranteed to get that perfect picture. 

MSA Annex

An extension of the Mercado District, MSA Annex has a unique and modern style where shops and restaurants are housed in modified shipping containers. The unique structure of the containers and desert landscape create a picturesque backdrop that you are sure to love. P.S Make sure to check out the Tucson photo wall housed inside the Why I love Where I Live shop for a fun and lively photo opportunity!

Saguaro National Park

Take advantage of Arizona’s breathtaking landscapes by visiting Saguaro National Park for your pictures. Filled with local flora and fauna iconic to the southwest, the scenery is simply stunning and your photos will be as well. If you go during the day make sure to wear sunscreen! 

Mission San Xavier Del Bac

Located about ten miles south of Tucson, San Xavier is a historic Spanish Catholic mission and the oldest European structure in Arizona. There is no admission charge so feel free to wander and admire the beautiful Spanish colonial architecture while snapping your pics! 

Barrio Viejo

Barrio Viejo meaning old neighborhood in Spanish, is filled with 19th century Mexican inspired homes rich with heritage. Vibrantly colorful walls, rustic doorways, and thriving cacti all play into the charm that makes this neighborhood a top location for pictures. 


Apart from the nightlife, downtown Tucson is home to multiple murals, street art, and lively scenery.  Take a stroll down the streets and come across the Greetings Tucson mural, the Ben’s Bells colorful mosaic, and the Fox Theater neon sign just to point out a few. Trust us, downtown will provide you with countless photo opportunities and a good time! 

Mercado DistrictMSA AnnexSaguaro  National ParkMission San Xavier Del BacBarrio ViejoDownTown