Contact Information, Maps & Directions
The Department of Planetary Sciences and the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory are housed in the Kuiper and Sonett Space Sciences buildings on the east side of campus, and in the Drake Building on Sixth Avenue between Adams and Drachman, northwest of campus.
Gerard P. Kuiper Space Sciences
1629 E. University Blvd.
P.O. Box 210092
Tucson, AZ 85721-0092
The Kuiper Space Sciences Building is located on the east end of the UA campus mall, east of Cherry Street, between the Flandrau Planetarium and the Gittings Building. The main entrance for the Kuiper Building is located on the building's south side, which faces the UA Mall (University Blvd.). Visitor parking is available on streets behind the building (metered parking) as well as in the Cherry Avenue Parking Garage.
Charles P. Sonett Space Sciences
1541 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85721-0063
The Sonett Space Sciences Building is also located on the UA Mall, at the northwest corner of Cherry Street and the Mall. The main entrance for the building is from the Mall (University Blvd.), and visitor parking is located one block north, in the metered spaces along the north side of Hawthorne Street east of Cherry Avenue.
Michael J. Drake Building
1415 N. Sixth Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85705-0500
The Michael J. Drake (formerly OSIRIS-REx, Phoenix) Building, at 1415 N. Sixth Avenue, has free parking available in front of the main entrance at the northwest corner of Sixth Avenue and Drachman Street.