The University of Arizona

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2nd Annual Chess and Science Festival


Think strategically. Act analytically
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Did You Know?
Chess is over 1500 years old!

Science Behind the Art

Sonoran Glass School Demos


Come see flame-working demonstrations at Flandrau!
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Did You Know?
Glass can melt at temperatures as low as 900F!

Opens February 8th!

The Best of the Best


Exquisite mineral from the finest collections, together in one place!
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Did You Know?
Tucson is the heart of Mineral Country

Open Now!

Exploring Sky Islands


Discover the wonder and science of our unique Sky Island Region!
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Did You Know?
More species of bees live in the Sky Islands than anywhere else!

UA Flandrau Science Center


1601 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 621-STAR

Current Hours
Monday - Wednesday
10:00am to 3:00pm
Thursday - Friday 
10:00am to 3:00pm
6:00pm to 9:00pm
 Saturday
10:00am to 9:00pm
Sunday
1:00pm to 4:00pm

 

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Schedule Update - Chess & Science Festival

We will have a modified show schedule for the 2nd Annual Chess and Science Festival on Saturday, April 19th.

Saturday Schedule:
11:00 Legends of the Night Sky
1:00   Feature Film
3:00  Tucson Sky Tonight
4:30  Awards Ceremony
5:30  Monthly Matinee Laser Show
7:00  Tucson Sky Tonight

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UA Fusion Summer Camps are Back!

Fusion CampSummer fun returns with UA Fusion Camps at Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium, June 2nd – July 25th!

UA Fusion Camp offers eight weeks of themed camps that are infused with literacy, creative arts and science exploration. The camps provide children with unique hands-on experiences that promote a love for learning. Visit uafusion.arizona.edu for more information.

Monthly Matinee

Electrolaze

Come join us for this month's Laser Matinee "Laser Vinyl"! Enjoy classic rock hits from Queen, AC/DC and more!

Birthdays at Flandrau

Birthdays are a blast at Flandrau! Come see why kids and parents alike call Science Discovery Birthday Parties the Best Birthday Ever! Click here for more information.