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Watch the info film!!

The Info Center is a must, in order to manage your expectation as to what you can and should do... read more

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Monument Valley, Utah
Great Place to start

The Psrk Ranger we r Talked to helped us start our South Rim adventure. She was very knowledgeable... read more

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East side of Grand Canyon Village, about 2 mi east of El Tovar Hotel, Tusayan, AZ
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Reviewed yesterday

The Info Center is a must, in order to manage your expectation as to what you can and should do during your stay. Do not over estimate your physical condition when you hike down the canyon! But also watch the info film in the auditorium....More

Thank JohnWayneJr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Psrk Ranger we r Talked to helped us start our South Rim adventure. She was very knowledgeable and very nice! She gave great advice. Whst a way to start our trip. The actual Center has tons of information. I'd recommend starting here or either...More

Thank Beth F
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Enormous amount of free information available here. Definitely would recommend stopping here to prepare for your visit.

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Reviewed August 7, 2018

if you have never been to the Grand Canyon, you definitely need to stop here and take in all the information needed to take on this Grand Spectacle. They urge you to use the shuttle to get around and they even have their own train....More

Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Worth a stop especially if you have never been to the Grand Canyon before. Perfect place to ask questions and prepare for the canyon experience!

Thank Tara326
Reviewed July 22, 2018

The Rangers at the visitors centre provide very good information about the Grand Canyon, events and activities. Be prepared to wait in line for information as the Visitors Centre is very busy in July. The short films showing in the centre are worth watching -...More

1  Thank 193nevilled
Reviewed June 25, 2018

A good idea to stop here first to get information and watch a short film. They have maps of the park and Rangers to answer any questions you may have.

Thank csmith2017
Reviewed May 31, 2018

This was an interesting visitor center with a nice film about the Canyon. It was busy and we arrived just before the film started so like others we didn't get to talk with anyone because of our schedule.

Thank JPTEncino
Reviewed May 14, 2018

We stopped by the Visitor Center during our short trip to the Grand Canyon. The ranger made a few suggestions based on our ability and timeline, and they were just perfect!

Thank egibson7944
Reviewed May 8, 2018

It was exceptionally busy when we were there and never really got to talk to agents. But enjoyed looking at history also they were showing a great movie about the canyon.

Thank Anne H
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Deborah G
September 1, 2016|
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Response from Ang0427 | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can buy a lifetime NP membership for $10 at the age of 62. Enjoy the parks. Best $10 investment :)
August 19, 2016|
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Response from Katebw | Reviewed this property |
In June we paid US $15 each for each of our entries, however, if you intend to go to any other national parks, it is even better value to buy an annual pass. I think the break even point is three parks, but it might be worth... More
Ruth L
August 16, 2015|
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Response from Gnoleeg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I also had mobility issues. A few suggestions.... The buses were fantastic. (Free.) There is ample car parking at the main bus departure areas and the buses are frequent and stop at all the right paces. If you have a... More