TOURS & EVENTS
EXPERIENCE OUR SANCTUARY
Please be aware that Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center (SWCC) is not open to the public without an appointment or an event reservation. All tours, visits, and donation drop-offs must be scheduled in advance. Please note also that we have a 24-hour cancellation policy.
Please note that we are located in far North Scottsdale. If you have access to a vehicle, we highly encourage you to drive yourself. If you must get a ride, note that rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft do not pick up in our zip code. If you need a ride home after your tour, you MUST book a taxi in advance from the only service in our zip code: Scottsdale Taxi (480) 994-4567.
Southwest Wildlife offers educational programs onsite at our sanctuary in northeast Scottsdale. Here are some of the programs we offer:
Guided tours of our wildlife sanctuary for groups up to 20 people.
ONE SATURDAY PER MONTH
This open-house style event geared toward families with children under the age of 5 is a great alternative for our Walk with Wildlife tours. Bring the whole squad!
Join guest biologists and SWCC staff on Zoom for monthly educational talks from the comfort of your own home! The next talk is Thursday, June 15 at 6:30 PM all about Arizona's Desert Mammals.
Visit our sanctuary in the evening twilight!
Guided evening tours. Refreshments provided.
Arizona is home to 28 species of bats, many of which live and forage right in our own backyards. Here’s your chance to see these fascinating creatures up close.
Tour our wildlife sanctuary with your students to learn how to safely coexist with native Arizona wildlife. Small groups get an up-close view of Southwest Wildlife as we share the compelling stories of our sanctuary residents.
To register for any of these programs, click the Book Now button on any of our experience pages linked above. Please note these programs are services provided by SWCC and therefore not considered tax deductible donations.
We look forward to seeing you!