Take a walk on the wild side at the acclaimed Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. Nestled in Tucson Mountain Park adjacent to Saguaro National Park (West), the 98-acre attraction is home to a zoo, botanical garden, natural history museum, art gallery, and aquarium — all in one destination! Enjoy a self-guided tour through the museum’s lush gardens and picturesque surroundings as you experience the incredible sights and sounds of the Sonoran Desert together.
Activity Level: Easy; walker and wheelchair accessible
The desert can be dry and hot. Come prepared with the things you need to be comfortable in whatever weather is expected.
- Small backpack
- Water bottles (at least 2 big ones)
- Sun protection
- Sack Lunch & Snacks
- Emergency medication if you have any
- Trekking Poles
For trip updates please be sure you have an active email address on file.
Special Programs & Outings
Depart from Tumbleweed Recreation Center