UA Poetry Center

1508 E Helen St | Tucson, AZ 85719


Tours are held on Fridays during the months of September ’19 through May ’20. See below for details.

Brave Books: Poetry of the Borderlands

During this field trip, students will explore the UA Poetry Center and our Brave Books Exhibit. Each year, our children’s area and programming celebrates bold librarians and booksellers around the world, and for 2019-20 Brave Books will focus on Denise Chavez’s bookstore, Casa Camino Real, in New Mexico, and the poetry and literature of the US-Mexico borderlands. Students will need to bring pencil and paper with them.

Availability: Tours are held on Fridays during September 2019 – May 2020
Max. Group Size: 40 per tour
Grades: 4-12
Tour Length: 90 minutes
Tour Start Time: 9:30 am, 10:00 am, or 10:30 am

Additional Information

Lunch Options: No food or drink allowed in the center.

UA Poetry Center Prepare for Visit

UA Poetry Center Tour