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Apr 18
Reid Park Zoo's Easter egg hunt features live animal encounters, crafts, and a visit from Easter Bunny. All ages welcome; chi...more
Apr 26
The Sonoran Desert Mountain Bicyclists hosts a group mountain bike-ride on the last Saturday of the month. Contact club in ad...more
Apr 26
Join Citizens For Solar for the 32nd annual solar-powered information day that includes solar cooked food, solar displays, ch...more
Apr 26
Sonoita Vineyards Winery, in Elgin, hosts wine tastings with wine and food pairings, winery and vineyard tours, and a proces...more
Apr 29
Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory (SABO) presents 3-hour guided walks for bird and wildlife enthusiasts through desert gr...more

GeoTour News

Tucson must embrace, enhance its important "Science City" role.

GeoTour Tucson

Discover the scientific and natural wonders of Southern Arizona!

Welcome to Tucson's geotourism collaboration, GeoTour Tucson. Through this initiative, we invite visitors and residents alike to discover or rediscover the area's preeminent scientific wonders at attractions that include Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Kartchner Caverns State Park®, UA Biosphere 2, and UA Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter.

Due to its scientific expertise and attractions, Tucson has been dubbed the "Science City." The major attractions of the Tucson area offer national and international leadership in fields such as environmental science, geology, ecology, astronomy, and hydrology. Beyond that, each provide great entertainment for adults and children alike.

We have long recognized Tucson as one of the leading destinations for science. Discover for yourself by exploring the scientific and educational attractions the area has to offer.

Kartchner Caverns State Park®

Address: P.O. Box 1849, Benson, AZ 85602
Phone: 520-586-4100
Alt Phone: 520-586-2283 (reservations)
Fax: 602-542-4188

Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter

Address: Mt. Lemmon, AZ
Phone: Information/Reservations: 626-8122