Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Top 1% of attractions in Tucson
9 / 10

8 expert reviews
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"Home to cacti, coyotes and palm-sized hummingbirds, this ode to the Sonoran desert is one... that'll entertain young and old for easily half a day." Full review
Wear a hat and walking shoes, and remember that the big cats are most active in the morning.
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"The property features a zoo, natural history museum, and botanical garden all in one venue." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"Southern Arizona is one of the world's birdwatching meccas." Full review
Fodor's Fodor's
"The name "museum" is a bit misleading, since this delightful site is actually a zoo, aquarium, and botanical garden featuring the animals, plants and, even fish of the Sonoran Desert." Full review
Where Where
"Botanical garden, zoo and natural-history museum, all set on 21 acres of desert." Full review
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