Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is a world-renowned zoo, aquarium, botanical garden, and natural history museum founded in 1952. It features two miles of walking paths traversing over 20 acres of desert landscape. It is one of the most visited attractions in Southern Arizona. The nonprofit organization focuses on the interpretation of the natural history, plants and animals of the Sonora Desert. The museum is home to more than 230 animal species and 1,200 varieties of plants. It is open every day through the year, and hosts nearly 400,000 visitors annually, including visitors from abroad.

Arizona Exotic Animal Hospital is proud to provide veterinary services for the animals of the zoological collection. Four of our veterinarians make regular visits to ensure the health and well-being of the array of Arizona native animals in their impressive collection.