The University of Arizona

Opens February 8th!

The Best of the Best

Exquisite mineral from the finest collections, together in one place!
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!
Did You Know?
More species of bees live in the Sky Islands than anywhere else!

See the stars!

Planetarium Shows

Learn about the stars in a whole new light. Our planetarium shows are out of this world!
Did You Know?
Our projector is named Hector Vector!

New Ways to Learn

Group Visits

Schools, scouts, churches and more - Explore awesome science at great group discounts!
Did You Know?
Flandrau offers science sleepovers for kids!

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
10:00am to 9:00pm
1:00pm to 4:00pm


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Returning this May - ELECTROLAZE

Come check out ELECTROLAZE as our monthly matinee for May! Students get in for $3 with their University ID!

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 for more information.

Monthly Matinee


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.