Call to Artists.

The Santa Fe Ranch Foundation and the Santa Cruz Nature and Heritage Festival are joining together in promoting a juried art exhibit “WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE; NATURE AND HERITAGE ARIZONA”.   Opening reception will be held at the stunning Sedgwick Hacienda, Nogales Arizona on Thursday, April 16th with live music provided by The Santa Cruz Foundation for the Performing Arts.  Following the opening, the art show will be moved to the nearby Americana Hotel Lobby which is also the site for the Festival.  Proceeds from the exhibit will benefit the out-of-doors education for local school children including the sciences, the arts, agriculture, history and nature.  Read More >

(Art in any medium will be considered, as long as it relates to our theme.)


A core principal in education is to connect people with nature. The Santa Fe Ranch offers programs for both children and adults.. Read more>

Las Lagunas

Water in the desert is a rare and wonderful thing. The Santa Fe Ranch with hundreds of partners and volunteers have restored this natural marsh located in the city of Nogales.. Read more>

Kids Corner

A cool interactive experience coming soon…Read more>


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