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National Geographic Grand Canyon Visitor Center

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Located at the South Rim entrance of the Grand Canyon, the Visitor Center provides news, travel information about Grand Canyon attractions, hotels, a variety of selected Grand Canyon tours and Park passes. Visitors can take part in interactive...more
450 State Route 64, Tusayan, AZ 86023
+1 928-638-2203
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If it's a rainy day, or if you're tired at the end of a long day, the IMAX movie is OK. It's not bad, just not great or knock your socks off. Some of the footage is excellent, some is not as crisp as we've...More

Thank Kathy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped to see the film after a great day at the Grand Canyon south rim. We were expecting a documentary on the Grand Canyon with great Imax quality. Wrong. The film is very old, contains nothing about the formation of the Canyon, blurry, and narration...More

Thank Zoey30043
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting movie, good but not great. You can probably get 1/2 price or free tickets if you book some type of tour or from your hotel.

Thank PeterD2327
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What with Rosa soaking the Grand Canyon area it was a good filler for two hrs as well as a few souvenirs the imax contained some exciting sections as well as being informative

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good visitor center with great shops providing lots of books and souvenirs. The IMAX theatre is embedded in the center.

Thank steelriver2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good approach to showing the history of the Canyon, confrotable seating, IMAX is IMAX just great and breathaking.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here on our way to the Canyon, lots of information provided to get us started on our adventure!

Thank Sanityfound
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The movie was included in the price with our Pink Jeep Tour. It is a 35 minute movie about the canyon with breath taking views. Do not miss the movie!

Thank 977denisef
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is primarily a National Geographic Shop. The items are of good quality and some are unique and some very expensive. We bought an insulated back pack to cary cold items while hiking. It was a very useful purchase. We also watched the movie about...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great visitors center. They have a small “food court” type line to grab something to eat. Ample parking. Great shop with everything you can imagine...shop here and not in the park for shirts and tourist things. Plus take the time to see...More

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29 April 2018|
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Response from Ronak S | Reviewed this property |
Your best bet is to get your Canyon park pass from there then ask where to go for the bus. Even if you don't get your pass from there, ask at the park desk inside. They were very helpful.
20 April 2018|
Response from drmark2018 | Reviewed this property |
Saw fast food service however we did not eat at the center.
12 August 2016|
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Response from IMAXgrandcanyon | Property representative |
I'm so sorry that she lost it, give me a call on Saturday 8/13 928-890-7639 and we can help you out. Marty