Drexel-Alvernon was a census-designated place (CDP) in Pima County, Arizona, United States.
If you happen to be in Drexel-Alvernon and find yourself looking for a place to enjoy and experience nature, a visit to Tucson Botanical Gardens is highly suggested. Pro tip: There’s a beautiful butterfly exhibit that visitors will surely love.
Foodies can also take a gastronomic trip to Jerry Bob’s Restaurant. The best-sellers include the albondigas and menudo. Authentic comfort food that you can enjoy with friends and family.
Drexel-Alvernon also has the Reid Park Zoo, a charming little zoo perfect for a family’s day out. There’s also a ranch and horseback amenities that allows visitors to explore the local flora and fauna at their own pace.
Speaking of parks, the Saguaro National Park is also a popular attraction for residents and tourists. It is a beautiful, peaceful place to see some amazing views of Tucson and the world-renowned Saguaro cactus. Visitors can also spend the afternoon horse-riding or hang out at the petting zoo.
Tourists and residents who are looking for a place to unwind or enjoy a night out can head out to Scott & Co. It’s a small speak-easy with a few bar stools, a few candles and comfy chairs off the backwall.
There’s also a pub called Tap and Bottle. A variety of food vendors and food trucks parked outside make up for the fact that Tap and Bottle doesn’t have a kitchen.
If you’re looking for a place that serves breakfast, cocktails and good ol’ American food, Prep and Pastry is the place to be. Definitely a perfect venue for brunch with friends and family.
Tourists and residents who are looking to grow their plant collection can visit Eco Gro. It offers a large selection of aquaponics and traditional garden supplies.