Do You Have An Interest In The Cosmos and Enjoy Mountain Views? Walk This Way!


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


Kitt Peak National ObservatoryTucson/Sells, AZ 85634


  • Shuttle transport from Tucson or from Ajo Way is provided! Volunteer docents are needed at Kitt Peak. We offer excellent training sessions to prepare you for your duties on the mountain. Our next set of training sessions begin October 10 th! If you have a love of beautiful natural settings like those at Kitt Peak, have ample curiosity about the universe and strong legs, then you could be a match for the docent position at Kitt Peak!
  • Duties: Docents lead daytime public tours of the major Observatory telescopes and interpret the science of astronomy for visitors.
  • For a full description of docent program and an application, click on this link:
  • Classes start soon! Questions? Email:


  • Astronomy

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible
  • Willingness to learn and ability to walk!

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