Pima Air & Space Museum, Tucson

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Pima Air & Space Museum, Tucson - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: 6000 E Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85706, USA

Phone: +1-5205740462

Ticket Price: 16 USD

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Time Required: 02:30 Hrs

Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

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The Pima Air & Space Museum was opened in the 1970’s and is spread across over 80 acres of land and is home to around 3000 historical aircrafts and planes. The museum is world’s largest non-government funded aviation and space museum.

Highlights include:

  • World War II exhibits
  • Wright Flyer
  • 787 Dreamliner
  • Tram Tours and Walking Tours offered daily
  • 390th Memorial Museum

If you love aviation, a visit here is an absolute must.

Pima Air & Space Museum Ticket Prices

Admission Fees:

  • Adult (ages 13 & up): USD 15.50 per day (USD 20.00 for 2 days)
  • Pima County Resident: USD 12.25 per day (USD 16.25 for 2 days)
  • Senior (65+)/Military: USD 12.75 per day (USD 16.75 for 2 days)
  • Junior (ages 5-12): USD 9.00 per day (USD 12.50 for 2 days)
  • Child (4 & Under): FREE   
  • Group of 20+: USD 12.50


  • “Boneyard”/AMARG Tour:(Monday – Friday, excluding federal holidays: Government issued photo identification required): USD: 7.00
  • “Boneyard”/AMARG Tour (12 & under) (Monday – Friday, excluding federal holidays : Government issued photo identification required):  USD 4.00        
  • Tram Tour (museum grounds): USD 6.00

For other prices including prices for Groups, visit the official website.

Pima Air & Space Museum Opening and Closing Hours

  • Last admission at 4.00 pm.

How To reach Pima Air & Space Museum by Public Transport

  • By Bus: At Littletown/Empire Vista (2 kilometers away)
  • By Car
  • By Taxi 

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  • This is an amazing place to visit. Fantastic displays of a huge number and variety of aircraft, some in hangers, many in the open air. Don't miss the tram tour! Our guide yesterday was brilliant, so knowledgeable and informative. But, the space centre is a real disappointment. It is not logically laid out; there is too much written information much of which cannot be read because of poor lighting; and several of the the interactive displays were not working. My suggestion for the museum is to close the space centre until it can be drastically improved and much better laid out. All the aircraft displays are brilliant, the space centre is not. By the way, for visitors from the UK, like me, don't miss the recently installed Spitfire!

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  • This is a great place to spend a few hours. They have a wide variety of planes, helicopters, jets, space crafts etc to look at. There are multiple hangers and a large display out side. My only complaint would be that I wish they were set up to go in a few more of them. Even taking off a door and covering the entrance with plexiglass so you could see inside we be a welcomed improvement.

  • For someone who isn't entirely enthralled by planes it was pretty interesting. My boyfriend loved it though so that's what mattered! AND they are dog friendly! We took a tour of the first hanger (free) as well as the tram tour for $6 and both were well worth it but pretty long.

  • If you love aviation you will find heaven here. The museum is amazing. The nearby graveyard is beyond words. I didn't think I could come out of it a different person. Go with anyone who knows back story on planes as I did and you will find it life transforming. Gosh I want to fly some of these babies!

  • What a great experience!! I went there with my parents and took my 2 year old daughter who loves airplanes. They have an amazing collection of planes, helicopters, and other aviation related items. The staff that works in the hangars are very knowledgeable and are great to talk to, one was even nice enough to give my daughter a toy airplane! Everything was very clean and well maintained, including the bathrooms. I did appreciate the fact they provide changing tables in the male bathrooms. The food at the restaurant is pretty good, albeit a little pricey. We had burgers and chicken strips, and unless you're a huge eater, split a fry order, it's a huge basket. I do plan on going back and taking the family again, especially to get the tour of the boneyard.

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