"Columbia University?s..." Biosphere 2 Tip by Davidp1952

Biosphere 2, Tucson: 5 reviews and 8 photos

Columbia University?s Biosphere 2 Center: This $200 million facility, the world?s largest man-made controllable environment, has been visited by nearly a million and a half people from all over the world since opening in 1991. It features tours daily including the Biosphere Theatre, Demonstration Labs, Human Habitat, Climate & Earth exhibit, Ocean Viewing Gallery, Restaurants and Gift Shops. It also has conference facilities and guest suites overlooking the Sonoran Desert and Santa Catalina Mountains. Inquire about special summer rates that include dinner and breakfast for two. Thirty minutes north of Tucson. Take highway 77 to Mile Marker 96.5. Call (520) 896-6200 for information.

Address: 32540 S Biosphere Rd, Oracle, AZ 85623
Directions: 5 miles north east of junction SRs 79 and 77 to Biosphere 2 Rd.
Phone: (520) 838-6200

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 25, 2002
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