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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


The quintessential Sonoran Desert experience … an unforgettable fusion zoo, botanical garden, natural history museum, aquarium and art gallery. TripAdvisor’s #1 Tucson attraction. Explore 21 acres with two miles of walking trails. Highlights include the Earth Sciences Center where visitors descend into a replica limestone cave to discover the geologic forces that created the Sonoran Desert landscape. The Museum’s permanent mineral collection has been acknowledged as one of the finest regional collections in the world!

  • TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
    Based on 8581 reviews
  • #2 of 338 things to do in Tucson
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Amazing wonder

Super organized, very friendly website. All employees are super friendly, eager to answer all questions and enjoys little kids questions Lots of nature facts, You can spend hours there Easily...

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Not a great experience

I guess our experience was different than other 8,700 folks. It was noon in mid September and 100 degrees so that might have contributed to our poor experience. First the staff is great, the property...

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Walk thru the Desert

What a treat to spend the day in the middle of the Saguaro National Forest but make sure you have a hat, hiking boots, sunscreen and water! The heat can be unbearable so go early in the morning so...

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

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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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