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Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Located in: 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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  • #2 of 268 things to do in Tucson
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A great place to come and watch and learn about the desert

I would highly recommend a visit to this living museum. There are so many things to look at as you walk around the vast area, caves, wildlife, exhibit area with all reptiles and insects, rock and...

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an interesting place

this small museum is situated in the Saguaro National Park and offers the opportunity to discover the area faune, plants and rocks, in a beautiful landscape. The museum shop has a good choice of...

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Oasis in the Desert

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is an attraction that has fascinated and educated people for many years and has stepped up to the modern day plate with much more to see and do! The gift shops and...

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

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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