This world-famous museum is rather a zoo displaying the creatures of the surrounding desert in their natural habitats. ... More
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
This world-famous museum is rather a zoo displaying the creatures of the surrounding desert in their natural habitats. Located in the middle of the Sonoran desert about a half an hour drive from the city center, it also provides breathtaking views of the surrounding mountain ranges. The gift shop has an excellent selection of Sonoran desert souvenirs. This is a must for any visitor staying in Tucson for more than just one day.
Located on the scenic Gates Pass Road surrounded by stately saguaros, this wildlife museum invites visitors to take a grand
tour of the fauna of the earth. African antelopes share their space with big polar bears here, looking very ...
The Museum of Contemporary Art, formerly known as the non profit Toole Shed Studios Artists Collective, houses about 15 artists
and includes meeting space, classrooms and private studios. Tucson artists have turned an ugly unused warehouse into an art ...
If you want to learn more about Tucson's role in the long and often troubled relations between Spanish settlers, early
Anglo pioneers and Native American inhabitants, visit Fort Lowell Museum, located within an old adobe building at Fort Lowell ...