Tucson Audubon Society: Hummingbird Murals of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe
Part of the Southeast Arizona Birding Festival
For a different kind of ‘birding’, take a tour of a number of beautiful outdoor murals depicting hummingbirds, created by artists of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe.
According to Louis D. Valenzuela, an accomplished Yaqui artist, the hummingbird “represents the Yoeme culture. The hummingbird is considered to be a spiritual bird that comes from the ‘Sewa Ania’ Flower World and is a messenger with powerful blessing and protection.” Limited to 8 participants.
All Van Trips depart from the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel at Reid Park.
A packed lunch, snacks, and drinking water are provided on full-day field trips. A light snack and drinking water are provided on half-day field trips.
Half-day Van Trips—Complete Covid-19 Vaccination Required for Van Trips (includes snacks)
- Difficulty: Easy (Very short walks from vehicle)
- Audience: Adult
- Genre: Field Sciences
- Type: Expo/Festival, Workshop