Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
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The mission of the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is to inspire people to live in harmony with the natural world by fostering love, appreciation, and understanding of the Sonoran Desert.
Don't leave Tucson without visiting this native animal preserve/zoo and botanical garden. The Sonoran Desert is incredibly biologically diverse with more than 2,000 native plants, 100 reptiles, 60 mammals, and 350 species of birds calling it home. You can see many of them here.
Fast pass to getting to know the amazing ecology of the Sonoran Desert, the most bio diverse desert on the planet. A Museum , Zoo and botany experience that is Tucson's most popular attraction.
The Sonoran Desert museum is a top sightseeing place where you will get to see all types of local wildlife and learn more about the Sonoran Desert. There are often seasonal events taking place and there is food and drink for purchase.
A renowned destination and must-go-to for first-time visitors and residents alike, this combination of botanical garden, zoo, and natural history museum is the perfect place to learn about the fascinating animal and plant life of the Sonoran Desert. As a bonus, the drive there will reward you with…
World-renowned, the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a 98-acre zoo, aquarium, botanical garden, natural history museum, publisher, and art gallery founded in 1952. Located just west of Tucson, Arizona, it features two miles of walking paths traversing 21 acres of desert landscape. A must see!
Don't expect to find your typical indoor museum. While some exhibits are inside most of this is an outdoor park introducing you to the desert wildlife, vegetation, history and culture. Enjoyed by all ages. Best visited during nice weather.
An absolute must for out of towners. Voted as one the top 10 museums in the country, this is an outdoor sampling of all the desert plants and animals that make this place special. Just up the road!
The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a 98-acre (40 ha) zoo, aquarium, botanical garden, natural history museum, publisher, and art gallery founded in 1952. Located just west of Tucson, Arizona, it features two miles (3.2 km) of walking paths traversing 21 acres (8.5 ha) of desert landscape. It is one…
“"The White Dove of the Desert" is a must see. One of my favorite sites to visit in Tucson. Go inside the church, peek into the chapel, walk around and admire the architecture, cute gift shop. Eat Indian Fry Bread prepared by a native from the Tohono O'odham tribe fried on an open air mesquite grill as you order. Climb up to the top of the hill and overlook the city. I've grown up in Tucson and going here is still a treat for me. So close to town and something you don't want to miss.”
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“Wonderful drive and a couple restaurants at the top. I recommend the Old Mill. There’s several outlook spots on the way to stop and also trailheads”
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“Located in the Catalina Mountains and part of the Coronado National Forest, this beautiful canyon offers outdoor recreation including hiking, swimming, biking and picnicking. For an overview of the area, take the narrated shuttle bus tour.”
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“Much smaller than big city botanical gardens but lovely to stroll through. Another nice way to get outside. ”
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“Our very own wild west amusements town, I haven't been out there for a good long while, but used to be a lot of great fun with stunt shows, gun slinging, panning for gold, old time photos, saloon show, fake western town, where many films are shot. ”
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