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Tables prepared for an event on the Ironwood Terraces
Ironwood Terraces

Dining at the Desert Museum

The Ironwood Terraces, a casual multi-station food court, offers a complete menu including children's items and is open every day. Ironwood Terraces Menu.

Daily, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Dinner on Cool Summer Nights (Saturdays, June - August):
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

The Ocotillo Café offers fine dining, and is open seasonally for lunch in winter and spring, and for dinner on Cool Summer Nights. The Chefs utilize the freshest ingredients available to create Southern Arizona cuisine. For reservations, please call 520-883-5705. Ocotillo Café Menu

Tables prepared for dining in the Ocotillo Café
Ocotillo Café

11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Late December through mid April

Dinner on Cool Summer Nights (Saturdays, June - August):
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Phoebes Coffee Bar offers hot and cold drinks, pastries, sandwiches, ice cream and other snacks.

October - February
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

March - September
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Cool Summer Nights
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sun-Fri
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Sat

The Cottonwood snack shop offers hot and cold drinks and ice cream.

Daily, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Picnics: There is a small public picnic area just outside the Museum's entrance. Outside food is not allowed on Museum grounds.

Mark A. Bianchi, Owner / Operator, Ironwood Food Services