Benson: Gateway to the San Pedro Valley
Home to Kartchner Caverns State Park, Benson is the Gateway to the Region for those coming from Tucson and Phoenix. Kartchner Caverns is located in the Whetstone Mountains, and is regarded as one of the world’s most visually stunning caverns.
The Holy Trinity Monastery is a favorite among bird watchers because of its 1.3 mile-long bird sanctuary. A great way to experience the town is by taking the Benson Mural Tour, which features 42 murals throughout the town. America’s first peoples’ stories are told at the Amerind Museum through exhibitions from Alaska to South America and the last Ice Age to today.
Explore Benson and enjoy the community’s top attractions, from art and museums to a monastery, captivating caverns, and fun, train-related history.
Looking for more information on Benson? Check out the resources below.
|1||The Benson Visitor Center is a great starting point to learn about all of the area attractions.||Visit|
|2||Visit the City of Benson website for information on city services, departments, economic development opportunities, and more.||Visit|
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