Accessible Summer Activities & Events in Tucson, AZ

August 22 2022

From Kids’ Museums to Stunning Vineyards, Tucson’s Got a Lot in Store for the Season

NEMT isn’t just reserved for going to and from medical appointments. In fact, it’s a great way to get out in the summer and do something fun with seniors or your loved ones with accessibility needs. From interactive museums to stunning vineyards, HealthLift NEMT of Arizona can take you to where all the excitement is in Tucson.

Enjoy the Interactive Exhibits at the Children’s Museum Tucson and Oro Valley


200 S. 6th Ave. Tucson, AZ

The Children’s Museum Tucson (CMT) has over 10 indoor exhibits and a stunning courtyard with lots of space for kids to play and frolic in. All of their exhibits are designed for kids up to 10 years old. The museum also has a private party space for birthdays or for families and businesses to rent out.

The CMT is entirely accessible by wheelchair, and even the exhibits are designed to be ADA-compliant. The museum is also programmed for kids with autism, low-sensory needs, and other special needs to ensure CMT’s inclusive environment. Learn more about their commitment to accessibility >>


  • Child-friendly
  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Yard and patio space

Explore Wheelchair-Accessible Trails at Saguaro National Park


3693 South Old Spanish Trail Tucson, AZ

From 8-foot parking spaces to wide power-assisted doors and counters of varying heights, Saguaro National Park has a lot of accessible amenities to offer. The park has been working towards a more inclusive setting, with new interpretive exhibits, assisted listening technology, and closed-captioned videos. Daily educational programs are played out in the visitor center all throughout the week.


  •  ¼-mile Desert Ecology Trail (wheelchair-accessible)
  •  ¾-mile Mica View Trail and Picnic Area (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Javelina Picnic Area (wheelchair-accessible)

Savor the Wines and Views at Charron Vineyards & Winery


18585 S. Sonoita Vineyard, Vail, AZ
+1 520 762 8585

Only 30 minutes away from downtown Tucson, you’ll find one of Arizona’s finest vineyards. Recently, Charron Vineyards & Winery has been putting in efforts to make their spaces more inclusive. They’ve renovated their tasting rooms to be more accessible, and they now have large accessible restrooms, paved paths, and accessible seating areas.


  • Wide spaces for wheelchair users
  • Paved paths 
  • Larger restrooms for people with disabilities


Whether you’re jumping off from the airport or heading to it, HealthLift’s got you covered. Learn more about accessible Arizona airport transportation.

Get to Your Summer Destination with HealthLift

Ready to head out this summer? With HealthLift, you don’t have to worry about getting safe, accessible transportation. HealthLift is Metro Phoenix and Tucson’s trusted NEMT provider, and signing up for an account with us gives you access to more than just booking a ride. 

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