Friday, August 24, 2012

Happy Birthday, Desert Museum

Posted By on Fri, Aug 24, 2012 at 3:30 PM

On Monday, Sept. 3, the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum celebrates 60 years with free admittance for anyone born on Sept. 3. For those turning 60 this year, admittance is 60 cents.

From 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 3, the museum launches the new Animal Keeper Interaction Program (get a closer look at the animals hosted by individual animal keepers each day), the new Great Blue Heron/Cienega exhibit and the new Baldwin Education Building Library. And of course, birthday cake will be available. Visit for more information. Stay tuned: Additional birthday events will take place in the near future.

This is a pic of Kinney Road then:


And now:


Tags: , ,


Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

Previously in the Range

More by Irene Messina

Today | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon | Tue | Wed
Saturday Tour & Tasting

Saturday Tour & Tasting @ Hamilton Distillery

Saturdays, 3-5 p.m.

All of today's events | Staff Picks

Staff Pick

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum Cool Summer Nights

Beat Arizona heat and enjoy a family-friendly outing during the Desert Museum’s Cool Summer Nights. The stunning… More

@ Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum Saturdays, 5-10 p.m. Continues through Sept. 2 2021 N. Kinney Road.

» More Picks

Submit an Event Listing

Popular Content

  1. TUSD Enrollment, 2000 to 2017 (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  2. Song of the Day: Billy Sedlmayr Weighs in on Old FM Staple 'Rock & Roll Hoochie Koo' and Johnny and Edgar Winter (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  3. Cinema Clips: Brigsby Bear (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  4. Here's What a Skills-Based Curriculum Means In Finland (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  5. Puppy Love and Feline Fondness: Get Yourself A Pet for (Nearly) Free This Weekend (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)

© 2017 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation