Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

2021 N. Kinney Road, Tucson, Arizona 85743

Turn your idea of a museum inside out! For 60 years the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum has enchanted visitors with its natural exhibits interpreting the geology, flora and fauna of the Sonoran Desert region.

The 98 acre Desert Museum is a fusion experience: zoo, botanical garden, art gallery, natural history museum, and aquarium.

  • 21 interpreted acres with two miles of walking paths through various desert habitats
  • 230 animal species
  • 1,200 types of plants — 56,000 individual specimens
  • One of the world’s most comprehensive regional mineral collections

The Desert Museum is ranked on as one of the Top 10 Museums in the country and the #1 Tucson attraction. Unlike most museums, about 85% of the experience is outdoors!

Please Note: Simply show your Arizona Wine Travel Card at the box office to receive your discount!

Wine Travel Card Discount:
Receive 2 adult general admission tickets for $30 with the Arizona Wine Travel Card
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* $19.50 Adult Admission Ticket
* Open every day of the year
* Hours seasonally vary – please call
* Dine at the Ocotillo Cafe