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Welcome to the National Geographic® Visitor Center, Grand Canyon South Rim

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 exhibits to learn about the Grand Canyon, watch our famous IMAX® movie and talk to local area representatives. Inside the center guests can also enjoy a meal at our Explorer’s Café dining area which includes Pizza Hut®, fresh deli sandwiches and other items or take their time to browse through our National Geographic® branded merchandise store.

The IMAX Experience at the Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets” dramatizes the adventure and discovery of the National Park, with thundering sound and breathtaking footage giving visitors an exciting glimpse of what lies beyond the entrance. The IMAX® Theater is one of the first of its kind ever built, and is designed to accommodate large groups in a comfortable, temperature controlled environment.

News and Events at the Grand Canyon

Stay updated with the news and events of the Grand Canyon, South Rim and other local areas. Check out our active Grand Canyon blog sample below for a local perspective.

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Grand Canyon News Week of July 14th 2014

Posted on July 18, 2014

Grand Canyon Bats test Positive for Rabies Officials have warned Grand Canyon visitors to take precaution after a woman was exposed this month to a bat that later tested positive for rabies Read more
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RV Safety and Grand Canyon Travel Tips

Posted on July 16, 2014

Traveling in a recreational vehicle (RV) to the Grand Canyon can be cost efficient, comfortable, and convenient. It really highlights the whole “enjoy the journey” mantra! Read more

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