AZ Sonora Desert Museum
AZ Sonora Desert Museum - Tucson, Arizona (1994-2000)
New main entrance design including visitor arrival/drop-off area, entrance plaza, lizard exhibit, handicapped accessibility, ticket windows, business office and ramada.
Contractor: Eric Means
Status: completed 1994 (in association with Arthur Perkins, Architect)
INTERPRETIVE HALL/MIXED SPECIES
Underground exhibit hall utilizing earth formed thin-shell concrete construction for a 45' by 90' clear span. A covered pedestrian path through exhibits containing venomous snakes and lizards, bats, Harris antelopes and ground squirrels, and a simulated desert spring.
Tom Sacra, Structural Engineer.
Status: Completed 1996/2000