Parallel sightseeing and educational activities will be available for accompanying guests/associates of participants  including visiting the Mirror lab. You as attendees may want to partake in these as well 
UA Mirror Lab
UA Mirror Lab

At the University of Arizona’s Richard F. Caris Mirror Laboratory, a team of scientists and engineers are making giant, lightweight mirrors of unprecedented power for a new generation of optical telescopes.

Pima Air & Space Museum
Pima Air & Space Museum

Featuring over 350 historical aircrafts, from a Wright Flyer to a 787 Dreamliner. Sitting on 80 acres the museum opened its doors to the public in May of 1976. Over the past forty years, the museum has grown immensely and today encompasses six indoor exhibit hangars (three dedicated to WWII).

AMARC Experience
AMARC Experience

309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group is a joint service facility managed by the US Air Force Material Command located in the city of Tucson, Arizona, USA. “The Boneyard” is an aerospace storage and maintenance facility adjoining Davis-Monthan Air Force Base which provides a service to all branches of the US military.

Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson Museum of Art

The Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block encompasses an entire city block in historic downtown, and features original and traveling exhibitions focusing on Art of Latin America, Art of the American West, Modern and Contemporary Art and Asian Art as well as tours, education programs, studio art classes, and a Museum Store to delight and educate visitors.

2020 Tucson Gem and Mineral Show®
2020 Tucson Gem and Mineral Show®

The largest, oldest and most prestigious gem and mineral show in the world. The Tucson Gem and Mineral Show® has enjoyed international stature since the 1970s, and was the first gem and mineral show to bring the hobby enthusiast, the public, and the curator/professionals together for discovery and discussion.

Arizona State Museum
Arizona State Museum

Be introduced to the ancient indigenous and enduring Native cultures of the region through content-rich exhibits, dynamic docent tours, engaging programs, enriching travel tours, hands-on workshops, a research library, and an educational museum store.