Learn the history of Nogales firsthand

Birth of Nogales, Arizona


Nogales, Arizona has a rich history that dates back thousands of years when ancient native peoples' trade routes went through the combined area.

Nogales: [nuh-gal-is]


The name Nogales comes from the Spanish word "walnut" and walnut trees once grew abundantly in the mountain pass between the city of Nogales, Arizona and Nogales, Mexico.

Life on the U.S./Mexico Border


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Phone Number: (520) 287-4621


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