Hours of Operation
We are open every day of the year!
- October - February
- 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (no entry after 4:15 p.m.)
- March - September
- 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (no entry after 4:15 p.m.)
- June, July, August
- Sunday - Friday 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturdays - 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Extended hours and special programming for families on Summer Saturday Evenings
|General Admission (ages 18-64)||$19.50|
|Seniors (ages 65+)||$17.50|
|Youth (ages 13-17)||$15.50|
|Children (ages 4-12)||$6.00|
|Children (ages 3 and under)||FREE|
Ask about Arizona/Sonora state resident and active/retired military discounts at the ticket windows. IDs required. Limits may apply.
Eastbound: exit I-10 at Speedway Blvd and turn right. After 12 miles, turn right onto Kinney Road. In about 2.5 miles, the Desert Museum will be on your left.
Westbound: exit I-10 at 29th Street, take the frontage road north to Speedway Blvd and turn left. After 12 miles, turn right onto Kinney Road. In about 2.5 miles, the Desert Museum will be on your left.
By motor home or towing a trailer: From I-19 take the Ajo exit westbound. Follow Ajo Way until you reach Kinney Road (about 8 miles) and turn right. Follow Kinney Road for 7.5 miles and the Desert Museum will be on your left.
2021 North Kinney Road
Tucson, AZ 85743