Why Choose This Program

Learn about the first astronomers of Arizona, the ancient Hohokam peoples

Join a local star party in Sabino Canyon

Explore the ecology research, sustainable technology, and prototype Moon/Mars habitat at Biosphere 2

Take behind the scenes tours of world-class facilities including the Steward Observatory Mirror Lab, Kitt Peak National Observatory, and the Large Binocular Telescope

Experience the beauty of Arizona’s famous dark skies

This tour is accessible to everyone with an interest in astronomy and a curiosity to learn more about our world and universe. From novices to aficionados, young or old, all are welcome!