Himmel Park Library

About Himmel Park Library

The Himmel Park Library opened on June 25, 1961. It is the oldest building still being used as a library and the first branch located in the City of Tucson. It was named after the park which was named after Alvina Himmel Edmonson and her family.

In 1935, the City of Tucson bought a block of land from Mrs. Edmonson for $3,500 that was in the vicinity of Himmel Park’s current location. Later purchases from Mrs. Edmonson increased the park to its present size. The property was sold with the ...

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1035 N Treat Ave
Himmel Park, Tucson, Arizona

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