Skip to main content


Onsite Programs



Join us at Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center (SWCC) for a unique guided tour of our conservation center by the light of a full moon.  Light refreshments will be served.

See what the animals are up to after the sun goes down.  If you're lucky, you might even hear a serenade from the Mexican gray wolves!

Mexican gray wolf howling Southwest Wildlife

Remember, our Full Moon Tours are by reservation only, so you must be booked in advance and space is limited. 

To register for a Full Moon Tour, please check the Events Calendar under the Visit Us tab (above) for available dates and times.  These tours are only offered once a month (around the full moon), so book early if you'd like to come out.  Occasionally, no Full Moon Tour will be scheduled for a particular month.    

          Tour fee: $30 per adult; $20 per child 

Full Moon Tours and Summer New Moon Tours of Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center (SWCC) average take place completely outside. Dress for the weather and wear close-toed shoes. The tour route is lit. These evening events feature light snacks. Please arrive 5-10 minutes early and allow 2 hours for your experience.

If you need additional information please contact our Education Department at (480) 471-3621 or email [email protected].

SWCC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.  We receive no state or federal funding.  Tour fees go directly to help feed and care for the animals at our center.

Help save our wildlife, one life at a time.