Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
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2021 N.  Kinney Rd.,
Tucson, AZ 85743

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a zoo, natural history museum, aquarium, and botanical garden all in one place.

Our mission is to inspire people to live in harmony with the natural world by fostering love, appreciation, and understanding of the Sonoran Desert.

Visitors come from all over the world to walk its beautiful desert paths and explore naturally landscaped live animal exhibits.

We invite you to visit the Museum and experience our unique interpretation of the fascinating animals and plants that inhabit the Sonoran Desert.


Your ticket purchase directly supports the Desert Museum and our mission.

General Admission (ages 13-64): $21.95
Senior (ages 65+): $19.95
Youth (ages 3-12): $9.95
Children (under 3): Free
Desert Museum Members: Free
*seasonal pricing may apply and subject to change. Please visit

Operating Calendar

October – February
8:30am – 5:00pm

March – September
7:30am – 5:00pm

June – August
Sunday – Friday – 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturdays – 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Extended as a part of the Cool Summer Nights Program)