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(All guests, including members, must reserve tickets in advance)

Gila Monster Adoption Center

Basic Adoption Package
$35.00
Enhanced Adoption Package
$50.00
  • Adoption certificate
  • Subscription to Desert Dispatch e-newsletter
  • A 4"x6" glossy Gila Monster photograph
  • Educational materials
  • "Proud Parent" recognition on our web site
  • Exclusive access to your very own Gila Monster webpage
  • Adoption certificate
  • Subscription to Desert Dispatch e-newsletter
  • A 4"x6" glossy Gila Monster photograph
  • Educational materials
  • "Proud Parent" recognition on our web site
  • Exclusive access to your very own Gila Monster webpage
  • Rubber Gila Monster toy
  • “Proud Parent” canvas tote bag
What you get for $35! What you get for $50!
Premium Adoption Package
$75.00
Unique Animal Painting Package
$125.00
  • Adoption certificate
  • Subscription to Desert Dispatch e-newsletter
  • A 4"x6" glossy Gila Monster photograph
  • Educational materials
  • "Proud Parent" recognition on our web site
  • Exclusive access to your very own Gila Monster webpage
  • Rubber Gila Monster toy
  • “Proud Parent” canvas tote bag
  • Choice of a Gila Monster, Bat, Prickly Pear, Hummingbird or Javelina cap
  • Adoption certificate
  • Subscription to Desert Dispatch e-newsletter
  • A 4"x6" glossy Gila Monster photograph
  • Educational materials
  • "Proud Parent" recognition on our web site
  • Exclusive access to your very own Gila Monster webpage
  • Rubber Gila Monster toy
  • “Proud Parent” canvas tote bag
  • Choice of a Gila Monster, Bat, Prickly Pear, Hummingbird or Javelina cap
  • One-of-a-kind painting done by a Gila Monster

*Limited quantities available

What you get for $75! What you get for $125!

Your donation is a one time fee that covers your adoption for a year.
Your package will be sent within 2-4 business days of purchase date.
If wanting to ship internationally, please contact Guest Services at info@desertmuseum.org or +1 520-883-1380 to figure out if we are able to accommodate you.

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Proud Parents of Gila Monsters

Questions?

Email Guest Services
info@desertmuseum.org
or call 520-883-1380

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