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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.

Biosphere 2 - University of Arizona

Address: 32540 S. Biosphere Rd., Oracle, AZ 85623
Phone: 520-838-6200
Fax: 520-838-6162

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