Biosphere 2–The University of Arizona
Phone: (520) 621-4800
- Mexico Ready
The New BIOSPHERE 2 Experience App allows visitors to explore Biosphere 2 and choose your own private adventure! Never seen before videos and photos that visualize the science and amazing 30-year history of this "Wonder of the World!". Through exciting stories and interviews you'll have the opportunity to learn more about our world-class environmental research. Your walking tour includes a safe (socially distanced) one-way path around the Biosphere 2 exterior, and finally into and under the glass of the reopened portion of Biosphere 2 itself! Please purchase online ticket in advance. Open Daily / Biosphere2.org / 520-621-4800.Visit today Just 30 minutes North of Tucson.
- #2 of 13 things to do in Oracle
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This awesome place tucked from the hustle and bustle of the rest of the world had us both (wife and myself) wanting to come back for an extended visit - may bring a whole school group!
Having heard about the Biosphere since the early 1990s, we had to go visit. The tour was self guided due to the pandemic, but very well done via a cellphone app. Really interesting to hear the...
The story behind the science.
This is a good experience and I learned about on going studies about our earth habits. We took the Modified Tour for the handicapped. We walked a mile with a lot of breaks. Modified tours are at...
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Website Listing Tag(s): Oro Valley
Health and Safety Protocols
- Number of Meeting Rooms 2
- Largest Meeting Room 1862
- Banquet Capacity 120