Arcosanti - An Urban Laboratory in the Arizona Desert.


Experience Arcosanti on a guided tour. Stop in any day of the week for an Arcosanti Site Tour or call ahead for a Specialty Tour. We are always pleased to help plan a visit for your group. Tour buses and school buses are welcome.

Daily Arcosanti Site Tour

[Duration: 1 Hour] Tours start daily at 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm and 4 pm. (Please note: No 12 noon tour)

The Arcosanti Site Tour includes an explanation of Paolo Soleri’s urban design philosophy and an overview of the Arcosanti project. A guide will walk you through Arcosanti to view and explain the unique buildings, visit the ceramic studio and bronze foundry, and offer insight to the community life. Suggested donation: $10 

Specialty and Group Tour

Architecture & Planning Tours [Duration: 1.5 hours]

Conducted by a member of our Planning Department and consists of the general tour plus a tour of the planning office, current construction, and a special session on design development with models and drawings.
Cost: $25 per person and $15 for students ($200 minimum)

Non-English Arcosanti Site Tour [Duration: 1 hour]

Non English Arcosanti Site Tours can be arranged depending on guide availability.  Languages: Italian, French, German, Japanese, etc.
Cost: $15 per person and $10 for students ($150 minimum)


Please contact Guest Services to arrange a group tour:

Guest Services
tel: 928.533.8295
email: guests [at] arcosanti [dot] org