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Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Westside District

2021 N. Kinney Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85743
United States

Phone: 520-883-3018


Fax: 520-883-2500


The lush gardens and picturesque surroundings at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum provide a naturally beautiful and unique Tucson backdrop for your wedding or special event. Choose from an array of indoor and outdoor event venues that offerincredible views of the Tucson Mountains and pristine desert landscape. The professional event staff will help you craft a truly memorable occasion for you and your guests, including live animal experiences and innovative menus - featuring regional ingredients.

The Museum’s event venues are available for:

~ Weddings, rehearsal dinners, and related events
~ Meetings, holiday parties, and other corporate functions
~ Reunions, bar and bat mitzvahs, anniversaries, memorials, and other private events

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  • #2 of 336 things to do in Tucson
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Enriching wildlife experience

High quality museum experience, though really it is more of a zoo than museum, you can expect to learn a lot about the Sonoran desert wildlife! There are a few exhibits indoors, such as the...

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A combination botanical garden / zoo!

We visited this museum and bought our advance tickets online. Two senior tickets were a little less than $50. We were able to see the whole museum in a little over 2 hours. There is a lot of walking...

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Museum and Zoo

We had a wonderful visit at the desert museum. It was a very hot day and while most of the exhibits are outside, there are plenty inside as well. Overall, it was a fun, informative and unique...

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • On-site Parking
  • Children Welcomed
  • Free Parking
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  • Meeting Rooms/Space
  • Private Dining Room
  • Website Listing Tag(s): Bird Watching/Observación de Aves, Plants & Animals/Plantas y Animales

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Health and Safety Protocols

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Meeting Facilities

  • Number of Meeting Rooms 6
  • Banquet Capacity 700
  • Reception Capacity 1000
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  • Theatre Capacity: 265
  • Classroom Capacity: 150

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