Tohono Chul Park

7366 N. Paseo del Norte

Tucson, Arizona 85704


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Tohono Chul Park is located one stoplight west of Oracle on Ina Road. Grounds are open daily, 7:00 a.m. to sunset. Exhibit Hall hours: 9:30 - 5:00, Monday-Saturday.

General Tours:

"Walk in the Park" Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at 9am and 1pm, xperience Tohono Chul Park while learning some of the basics of the ecology of the Sonoran Desert

"Birds of Tohono Chul" Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays at 8:30am, learn to identify residents and those "just passing through, plus information on habits and habitat

"Art in the Park" Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11am and 1st and 3rd Sundays at 2pm, an in-depth and behind-the-scenes look at our changing art and cultural exhibits 

Specialty Tours

"Stories in the Garden" Tuesdays at 10am traditional and original stories about the desert and its creatures streamside in the Garden for Children

"A Taste of the Desert" (1st Saturday of the month) March 6, April 3, May 1 at 10am discover the edible and useful plants of the Sonoran Desert

"Family Ed-ventures" (2nd Sunday of the month) March 14, April 11 at 2pm, May 9 at 10am bring the kids and explore the Park from a childs point of view

 "The Great Xeriscape" (3rd Saturday of the month) March 20, April 17, May 15 at 10am unearth the how-to's for using native and arid-adapted plants in water-saving landscapes

"Who Eats Whom" (4th Sunday of the month) March 28, April 25 at 2pm, May 23 at 10am navigate a desert food web and explore the interdependcies of native plants and animals

"Reptile Ramble" beginning April 2 and running through October, Fridays at 10am learn to identify resident reptiles and find the answer to the age-old question "why do lizards do push-ups?

"Wildflowers: What's Blooming beginning February 14 and running through April 29 Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at 10am. develop more than a nodding acquaintance with our spring wildflowers

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