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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 262 things to do in Tucson
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Wonderfully educational experience

On our last trip to Tucson (August 2015) we didn't get a chance to visit the museum although it was on our list of things to do. So when planning our trip this year this was on the top of our list...

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Best place to visit in Tucson

This is the first place I take visitors to Tucson. It is educational and lovely. The natural habitats are spectacular and provide good viewing. Also here is so much available to help learn about our...

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We Never Grow Tired of Visiting the Arizona-Donora Desert Museum

We have been at the desert museum a number of times with grown children and teen as well as young grandchildren, and it never gets old. In fact, us two senior citizens find it a relaxing and enjoy...

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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