Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium

1601 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85719- Map It
(520) 621-7827

AAA Editor Notes

Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium, on the University of Arizona campus at 1601 E. University Blvd., is filled with hands-on, interactive exhibits geared toward school-aged kids. Exhibits rotate regularly; recent ones include Puzzles, Proofs and Patterns with hands-on puzzles and games, and a mineral collection. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
(Includes University of Arizona Mineral Museum) $7; $5 (ages 4-17, ages 55+, college students with ID and military with ID). Laser-light show and planetarium $7; $5 (ages 4-17, ages 55+, college students with ID and military with ID); $3 (each additional show).
Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 9-5, Fri. 9 a.m.-10 p.m., Sat. 10-10, Sun. noon-5. Phone for planetarium show options and schedule. Closed major holidays.