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International Wildlife Museum

Located in: Westside District


4800 W. Gates Pass Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85745
United States

Phone: 520-629-0100

Fax: (520) 618-3538

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Open Weekdays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Weekends. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas. Allow 1-2 hours. Admission: Adults $10; Seniors/Military $7; Children 4-12, $5; Children under 3 are free. Group discounts available; call or check website. The museum highlights over 400 species of insects, mammals and birds from around the globe. Some of the collections are more than 100 years old and all the animals found at the museum were donated by various agencies and individuals. Dioramas depicting wild animals in their natural settings, videos, interactive computers, and hands-on exhibits promote wildlife appreciation and conservation.

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For Animal Lovers

If you love animals, this is the place for you. Hundreds of lifesize animals to see beautifully posed as in their natural environment.

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Great Natural History Museum

This museum has an amazing number and variety of taxidermied animals from around the world. It is interactive and would be fun for children. My husband and I spent a few hours here recently. We...

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Excellent variety of International Wildlife

Took my toddler grandson on a weekday right when it opened. We LOVED it. He is getting to learn about all different animals from around the world. They were all life size and amazingly well...

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