ARIZONA-SONORA DESERT MUSEUM
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Distance from hotel: 15.52 miles
Expand Your Horizons At The Arizona-Sonora Desert MuseumMore than just a museum, this unique family attraction invites you to experience the best of Arizona. Wander 21 acres of walking trails, gardens, and animal exhibits, where you can visit the hummingbirds, explore a replica limestone cave, see interesting mineral collections, and learn about native plants and animals. Take a docent-guided tour, hold freshwater animals in the aquarium touch tank, or enjoy live reptile presentations and exciting raptor flight demonstrations.
As a zoo, botanical garden, natural history museum, aquarium, and art gallery, the Arizona Sonora Museum offers visitors unique insight into Tucson's ecological history, cultural traditions and the magical world of the Sonoran Desert. Experience this one-of-a-kind attraction in Tucson located 30 minutes from the hotel.
Prices -Adults: $20.50; Seniors (65+): $18.50; Children (ages 3-12): $8 children; Military: $16.50; Arizona Residents: $15.50; Children under 3 enter free.
Hours -Open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. October-February, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. March-September, with some extended summer hours.
- Cool Summer Nights
- Desert Museum Gala
- Taste of Native Cuisine Dinner
- Gardens & Zoo
- Guided Tours
- Live Animal Presentations
- Hiking Trails
- Gift Shops