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Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum



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

Phone: 520-883-1380

Fax: 520-883-2500

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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!

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  • #1 of 267 things to do in Tucson
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A Treasure of interesting knowledge about the Amazing Sonoran Desert

We were hosting my brother and his wife who reside in Florida. We spent a fully morning and part of the afternoon enjoying the beautiful displays and unique presentations about the Sonoran desert...

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Fun place to visit!

We have been to the San Diego Zoo and the Safar Park. This ranks right up there with them! So many things to see! We loved searching for birds, lizards and bugs throughout the park. We also got to...

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What a great surprise!

My husband isn't a museum type, so we were hesitant to come here. Boy were we wrong. This a fantastic place where time flies and it is all of a sudden three hours later. One of the remarkable things...

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  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Patio Dining
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  • Private Dining Room
  • Children Welcomed
  • Meeting Rooms/Space
  • 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