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Powell Museum

6 North Lake Powell Blvd., Page, AZ 86040
+1 928-645-9496
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Great exhibit on John Wesley Powell!

If you are in Page, Arizona, this is a quick stop for a quick visit to see the well-documented... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Francisco, California
Nice find, while killing time

Located across the street from the Amtelope Canyon tour office. We stopped in because we were... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
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6 North Lake Powell Blvd., Page, AZ 86040
+1 928-645-9496
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Page, Arizona, this is a quick stop for a quick visit to see the well-documented exhibit on John Wesley Powell. Hours are somewhat limited here -- 9a.m.-5p.m. It is free admission but donations are gladly accepted. It is well- worth a...More

Thank karenpammy2016
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Located across the street from the Amtelope Canyon tour office. We stopped in because we were early for the tour. Museum presented a lot of history of the area, including a "trading post" exhibit.

Thank Ikimashoka
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is a small local museum stuffed with info. From first explorations to formation of the town of Page in 1957. Dinosaur and geology sections. Dedicated to John Wesley Powell and his trip down the Colorado River to the building of the Glen Canyon Dam....More

1  Thank Robert O
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I love history. This museum gives a good overview of Powell and how he became who he was and did what he did in exploring the Colorado River. It also features stories of others who attempted, successfully or not, to navigate this waterway. Also gives...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is a great little ( free) museum that gives information about the area. It is also a visitors center and the people who work here were very helpful to us in arranging things to do. You can book a slot canyon tour or other...More

1  Thank Tricia A
Reviewed 8 July 2017

stop and see this museum then you will have facts and numbers that are very interesting. how it was built plus you can have a tour. its very beautiful

Thank kell1harding2017
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This place is pretty small but packs a lot of information about John Wesley Powell into the small rooms. There is lots of info on other explorers and adventurers who traveled through the Grand Canyon as well. The info on the town of Page and...More

Thank 14Art14Trout
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We stopped because we had a little extra time and were pleasantly surprised to find a very informative Museum, excellent display of Native American Artifacts, and helpful Visitor Information in the center of town. No charge, but donations accepted.

Thank Expandmyworld
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We stopped and the staff helped us locate some great kayaking areas. They have reliable information and maps. They have a cute gift shop and museum to check out. On Fridays in the summer they even had an art walk where local artists have works...More

Thank sluce2017
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The museum was very interesting and easy to follow. The gift shop had local hand made items and art and the employees were able to answer questions about the area even arrange for tours and other activities for us. I would recommend them to family...More

1  Thank Joyce E
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