Group Activities

Make the most of your group visit with one of these engaging activities! For questions and scheduling, please contact the Groups Sales Specialist at groups@desertmuseum.org or (520) 883-3018.

Highlights Tour
Additional $5 per person, 30 people max.

A Highlights Tour is a great way to start your visit to the Desert Museum! Our friendly and knowledgeable docents lead groups through some of the most popular animal exhibit areas while dispelling desert myths, sharing behind-the-scenes stories, and offering unique hands-on opportunities. Tours last approximately 45 minutes, and require at least 3 weeks' advance notice for scheduling.

Specialty Tours
Additional $15-35 per person, 30 people max.

Specialty tours include seasonal tours, subject area tours (ex. bird walks or garden tours), foreign language tours, and behind-the-scenes tours. There are many possibilities depending on your group’s interests. Tours last approximately 45 minutes, and require at least 3 weeks' advance notice for scheduling.

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“I appreciate all the good service, we received from you in making the [group] reservations in advance. [The Desert Museum] will be one of the highlights of their trip to Tucson.”
-Barbara B., Friendship Force