The Big Blue House Inn

Tucson bed breakfast designed by Henry C Trost

Recently discovered Tucson historic treasure by architect Henry C. Trost

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Margaret Smith provided proof that Henry C. Trost designed Tucson’s  Gardiner / Ramsey house in 1899. (see newspaper clipping) After years of searching for information on the designer of  the house at 742 N. 6th Avenue, Tucson AZ. (address in 1900)  Architect Henry C. Trost, was born in Toledo, Ohio in 1860. Trost was a30

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Second Saturday Tucson

Tucson Streetcar and 2nd Saturdays Festival go well together

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Be sure to attend 2nd Saturdays in Tucson. An eclectic blend of music, vendors, street performers, students and locals. As if it wasn’t already a great time in Tucson but with the added Tucson Streetcar now in operation…   SummaryEvent ​2nd Saturday Festival Location ​ Downtown Tucson, Scott Avenue,Tucson, Starting on 08/02/2014Ending on 09/05/2015

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Tucson bed breakfast images get attention

The Big Blue House Inn images attract world-wide attention

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The Big Blue House Tucson B&B images attract world-wide attention. It seems as if since we posted the new images last year, The Big Blue House has been getting a lot of attention. The historic restoration combined with the talented Vargas photographic team has certainly helped restoration project gain  recent notoriety. Starting with the iconic30

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Arizona Highways Magazine The Big Blue House Inn

Arizona Highways Magazine features Tucson Bed and Breakfast

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SummaryLea Ramsey Lea RamseyReview Date 2013-05-30Reviewed Item Featured Tucson Bed and BreakfastAuthor Rating 5

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Tucson's Fourth Avenue Street Fair

Tucson’s 2014 Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair

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Fourth Avenue is often called “The Cultural Center of Tucson” for good reason.  Twice a year it seems the entire population of the old pueblo converge on 4th Ave. for a funky, fun time.  Artists of every style and persuasion line the blocks of  Fourth Avenue. Chanting food vendors and local musicians create a crescendo30

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University of Arizona lodging

The Big Blue House Inn “One of 20 Great College Town B&Bs”

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The Big Blue House Bed and Breakfast “One of 20 Great College Town B&Bs. The Big Blue House bed and breakfast Inn was featured in this Bed and Breakfast . com article of  “The 20 best college town bed and breakfasts”. The Inn  is located only blocks from the UofA campus and only 6 blocks30

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Arizona Highways Magazine / The Big Blue House Tucson

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SummaryArticle NameBig Blue House Inn – Arizona Highways MagazineDescriptionAfter several additional changes of ownership, the Big Blue House ultimately landed in the hands of Leona Marie Ramsey in 2005.Author Kelly Vaughn Kramer

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Weekend Getaway in Tucson Arizona

Weekend Getaway in Tucson, Arizona

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Article by Poet Article Writing.com Relax. Book your reservation now at the Big Blue House, an award-winning bed-and-breakfast inn located in a historic Queen Anne Victorian home built in 1899 by renowned architect Henry C. Trost. Each room is decorated in a different theme, including the Zen suite and the Hemingway Traveler suite. The innkeeper,30

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Tucson 25th all souls procession

Tucson 25th Annual All Souls Procession 2014

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The Tucson All Souls Procession. It’s a simple concept: Celebrate the lives of those loved-ones who have passed It all started in 1991 as an idea forth by Susan Johnson and has grown to a unique two mile long Tucson tradition that should not be missed. This 25th annual procession will take place the weekend30

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fourth Ave street fair

Get Ready for Tucson’s 2013 Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair

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Fourth Avenue is often called “The Cultural Center of Tucson” for good reason. Twice a year it seems the entire population of the old pueblo converge on 4th Ave. for a funky, fun time.  Artists of every style and persuasion line the blocks of  Fourth Avenue. Chanting food vendors and local musicians create a crescendo30

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Tucson modern streecar

Tucson 6th Avenue two-way conversion: Sixth Avenue Going Two-Way

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Tucson, Arizona, 6th Avenue two-way conversion underway. Sun Link tells us the construction delays will continue as the construction downtown  Tucson eases. The good news is the downtown traffic should get some relief as barricades are being removed and streets finally opening after months of mess. Sixth Avenue will open again as a two-way street relieving30

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Featured lodging in USA Today article

Usa Today Features Tucson Bed And Breakfast Resorts

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The Big Blue House featured in a recent USA Today article describing Tucson Bed & Breakfasts and the surrounding Tucson attractions. “The unique Big Blue House is the ideal place to stay for visitors to the University of Arizona at Tucson or anyone who appreciates a beautifully appointed, upscale room at a reasonable price.” usa today

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