The Empire Ranch Foundation (ERF) is a non-profit volunteer organization that was established in 1997.
Acting in cooperation with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the purpose of the Foundation is to protect, restore and sustain the Empire Ranch historical buildings and landscape as an outstanding western heritage and education center.
Save the date for a fun new ERF event – “From 1880s to Steampunk” – on January 30, 2016, from 6pm-10pm, at the Savoy Opera House at Trail Dust Town in Tucson. Come and enjoy a traditional adult Saloon party complete with Old West gambling tables, music, dancing girls, a Whiskey tasting, and authentic saloon fare. Doc Holliday will Continue Reading »
We invite ERF members to become part of an exciting new program at the Empire Ranch by joining the Empire Ambassadors. Ambassadors are a cadre of volunteers who come out to the Empire Ranch on a weekend day, open the Visitor Contact Center, greet visitors, promote upcoming events and the Empire Ranch Foundation, and do Continue Reading »
We need the hands of many to maintain and restore the Empire Ranch. Join us Saturday, Aug 10 at the Empire Ranch.