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Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Westside District


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

Phone: 520-883-1380

Fax: 520-883-2500

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Focused on the preservation of the Sonoran Desert, The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum will turn your idea of a museum inside out. Guests will experience a quintessential Sonoran Desert experience which includes: an unforgettable fusion zoo, botanical garden, natural history museum, aquarium and art gallery. Explore 21 acres with two miles of walking trails. Highlights include the hummingbird aviary, Warden Aquarium and Earth Sciences Center where guests descend into a replica limestone cave. Enjoy live animal presentations that showcase a variety of desert animals and be sure not to miss Raptor Free Flight (seasonal) where native birds of prey fly so close you can feel the brush of feathers! Open daily, year-round. Hours/rates vary.

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Such a beautiful park. Fun for all ages!! It was a great mix of hiking, zoo, and gardens all rolled up into this wonderful park.. Don't forget to get the kids the animal footprint book for them to...

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Effective introduction to the desert

While my husband observed and photographed birds, I accompanied a guide who identified desert plants.

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Wonderful tour by a well-trained, well-informed and affable tour guide (with a PhD in clinical psychology--which she used in clever descriptions and in answering questions--Celesta?). Large variety...

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  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Patio Dining
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  • Private Dining Room
  • Children Welcomed
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  • On-site Parking
  • Free Parking

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Meeting Facilities

  • Number of Meeting Rooms 6
  • Banquet Capacity 600
  • Reception Capacity 1000
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  • Theatre Capacity: 265
  • Classroom Capacity: 150