University of Arizona Mineral Museum

1601 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85721- Map It
(520) 621-7827

AAA Editor Notes

University of Arizona Mineral Museum, on the lower level of UA Science: Flandrau at 1601 E. University Blvd., displays fine gems, meteorites and mineral specimens from around the world. The museum specializes in minerals from Arizona and Mexico. Visitors can use a microscope to see micro-size specimens.
(includes Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium) $7; $5 (ages 4-17, ages 55+ and college students and military with ID).
Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 9-5, Fri. 9 a.m.-10 p.m., Sat. 10-10, Sun. 1-5. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.