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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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    Based on 5684 reviews
  • #1 of 270 things to do in Tucson
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Variety of everything

Most entertaining feature was the personality of the lion - real camera hog, ran around, chased butterflies, posed for pictures, put his paw up on the glass to get more attention. The fox also came...

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Very Well Done

They have volunteers all over, roaming the well laid out grounds. They also provide information in set locations. Some volunteers held exhibiting birds. The raptor free fly show is excellent, a must...

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It's a beautiful place to take out of town guests.

It's one of the gems of Tucson. A sure winner to visit with kids and for grownups. Has many animals a that are indigenous to the Arizona Dessert.

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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