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Library: Mon - Fri • 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
920 N. 1st Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719 • 520-623-6652
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2015 Joshua receives award

2016 Tucson Birthday Stamp Design Contest

Enter Now! July 15 deadline!

At left is a picture of the 2015 Grand Winner, Joshua Baca. You can be a winner too!

Now is the time to start working on your masterpiece for the 2016 Tucson Birthday Design contest. The top five winners in each age group will be given awards and prizes at the special ceremony in August. The Grand Winning design will be made into custom US postage stamps.Click here to download entry forms.   Kids ages 5 - 17 years old may enter. Deadline is July 15, 2016. Order forms are also available at the Postal History Foundation, Mondays thru Fridays from 8am to 3pm.

Any questions call 520-623-6652 x 102  or email . Stamp and cachet designs from the 2015 winners are still available by clicking here. 2015 Tucson Birthday Stamp and Cachet order form. 


Don't miss the fun!

Plan on making the Postal History Foundation a field trip destination any time of the year. Our fun, educational field trips are the best value in town at only $2 per student. Teachers and chaperones are free. We plan the field trip around your requirements for your students. You can email us at or fill out the online request form on the panel to the right.

Learning Never Ends

Use stamps year round in your classrooms, home school, museum, library, workshops, and community centers. Our List of Lessons is always available to order from and the Topical  stamp files are always available for student requests. Have you child or student write us a letter asking for stamps, incoporate stamps into an art lesson, or timeline. Most any idea can connect with stamps. With stamps, the world is at your fingertips.