Discover the Desert Online
Schedule for your Group! (Adults)

Instructor Michelle
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Discover the joy of the desert and the joy of learning alongside our expert Desert Museum educators and scientists. Custom programs for your group are offered Mondays-Fridays anytime between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time. Choose your date, time and topic and we’ll put together a 30-60 minute program just for you.

Your group can be gathered in one place or dispersed in their separate homes for these programs. Each will just need a tablet, smart phone or computer with audio to view the program.

Cost: $150

Sample Program: Cholla Bud Harvest

Preferred Dates

To expedite your reservation, please submit backup dates:
1st Choice*: 2nd Choice:
3rd Choice:

Start Time (first, second, and third choice)

1)  2)  3)  

Choose your topic:

Desert Foods and Tools: the Sonoran Supermarket View Details
Desert Spirits: A Natural History of Mezcal View Details
Drawing Desert Life View Details
Virtual Museum Tour: Biomes, Plants, and Animals View Details

Program Language:
Your Name
Your Email
Phone Number
Street Address
Number of Participants:

Please allow up to 5 business days for a response. You will receive an email of an approved date and time. The reservation is confirmed when you receive your confirmation letter and a method of payment has been approved. For questions please call or email: 520-883-3025 or

15+ days from your program: One-time free reschedule
0-14 days from your program: a $25 administrative fee
11+ days from your program: Full refund less a $25 administrative fee
0-10 days from your program: No refund

Please contact our Reservations Coordinator to reschedule or cancel your program. The date of the email will determine any applicable fees. The following applies for all programs, including those paid with a Gift Certificate.

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“Amy and Grace are really wonderful to work with. They are fun, engaging, and made learning about the Sonoran desert interesting. The Chat with a Chuckwalla is an excellent complement to any company team-building event!”
-Billie Moyle, RMA Communications