We’re open! For your safety we’ve made modifications to our operations. Please be sure to review the FAQs before your visit.
All guests, including members, must reserve tickets in advance

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Harris Hawk in flight
Docent interpreting dinosaur bones
Basket of vegetables

Adult Programs

Adult Classes and Trips

We are now offering small group, in-person classes in a modified Covid-safe format. Join us for animal encounters, hikes, native food harvesting and more. We also have virtual classes to choose from. Read more...

Gift Certificates for Adult Classes and Trips

Docent Program

Docents are trained volunteers whose major responsibility is to help people on the Museum grounds and in the community better understand and appreciate the Sonoran Desert region. Docents are adults of all ages, walks of life and educational backgrounds. Read more...

Community Outreach

When the Desert Ark Community Outreach Van "docks" at your site, be ready to make new discoveries about our unique Sonoran Desert. Desert Ark Community Programs feature live Sonoran Desert animals and may include interactive lectures, slide shows or activities. Read more...

Group Visits

Group rates are available for commercial tour groups of any size. In addition, group rates are offered to private groups and college groups of 10 or larger. Read more...

College Groups

Special rates are available for college groups of 10 or larger with 15 day advance notice. Read more...

Nondiscrimination Policy

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