Activity Guide

Welcome to Tohono Chul! We have scavenger hunts to help you explore the gardens; once you complete one, you will be entered into a quarterly drawing to win a family guest pass. To continue to experience from home, we have special coloring pages linked to our current exhibitions and Permanent Collection. If you are looking for more activities to do from home, visit our Tohono Chul @ Home page

Gardens Scavenger Hunt

The Gardens Scavenger Hunt starts at the Sonoran Seasons Garden and takes you through the Children’s Garden, ending at the Education Center. Use your hawk eyes to discover materials, shapes, and information.

Start the Gardens Scavenger Hunt

There is so much to see and do as you walk to the grounds of Tohono Chul. From fantastical plants to whimsical animals, there is something for everyone to discover. When you complete the scavenger hunt you'll be entered into our quarterly family guest pass drawing!

 

Sonoran Seasons Garden

Can you find the sleeping coyote?
 
What are the five seasons represented in the Sonoran Seasons Garden?
 
SNAPSHOT! Did you take your photo in front of Kioko Mwitiki's Horse sculpture!
 

Sun Dial Plaza

How many symbols can you identify on the petroglyphs?

 

Penstemon Garden

Who created the sculpture in the Penstemon Garden and what is it made from?
 
Check off the penstemons that you find in the Penstemon Garden. Hint, they are labeled.

 

Sun Dial Plaza

Can you tell the time using the sundial in the Sun Dial Plaza?

 

Outside the Exhibit House

Can you find the two bird sculptures in the trees in front of the Exhibit house? What kind of bird are they?

 

Children's Garden

List the animals that you find in the Children's Garden.
 

 

Sin Agua Garden

Find the hidden loop in the Sin Agua Garden and walk the path.
 

 

Geology Wall

What are the six-time periods listed on the first panel of the Geology Wall?

 

Riparian Habitat

Can you find the bat information panel on the bat box? Hint, they are on the outside of the structure.
 

Congratulations you have finished the Tohono Chul Gardens Scavenger Hunt!! In order to be entered into our quarterly drawing to win a family guest pass please provide the contact information below.

 
Name(Required)
 

Press the submit button to complete the form. Good luck and thank you for supporting Tohono Chul!

 


Exhibit House Scavenger Hunt

The Exhibit House Scavenger hunt starts in the Main Gallery Exhibition with THE ELEMENTS – AIR. Use your hawk eyes to discover materials, shapes, and information.

Start the Exhibit House Scavenger Hunt

There is so much to see and do as you walk to the grounds of Tohono Chul. From fantastical plants to whimsical animals, there is something for everyone to discover. When you complete the scavenger hunt you'll be entered into our quarterly family guest pass drawing!

 

Main Gallery

Please enter a number from 1 to 20.
 
 
What is Imo Baird’s piece, Suspension, made of?
 
What are the three trees represented in Jan Bell’s ceramic artwork?
 
Can you find the coyote in Shari Coia’s Coyote Double Rainbow?
 
 
Find and Seek: Kay Ross has four pieces throughout the gallery, can you find them all?
What shapes are in the clouds?
 
Please enter a number from 1 to 100.
 
What are the two butterflies in Olivia Carey’s fused glass work?
 
 

Congratulations you have finished the Tohono Chul Exhibit House Scavenger Hunt!! In order to be entered into our quarterly drawing to win a family guest pass please provide the contact information below.

 
Name(Required)
 

Press the submit button to complete the form. Good luck and thank you for supporting Tohono Chul!

 


Coloring Pages

We have a wide range of coloring pages that has pieces from the current exhibition and our Permanent Collection. Discover the artist in you as you color textiles, ceramic, photographs, and more.

Coloring pages from the The Elements – Air exhibit :

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