Grand Canyon Visitor Center

The National Geographic Visitor Center of Arizona

National Geographic Visitor Center

This is where your Grand Canyon adventure begins…

Who better than the Official National Geographic Visitor Center to help you create the trip of a lifetime? We provide our guests with a variety of tour options and the ability to purchase pre-pay passes to the park. We have expansive information about the Inner Grand Canyon and the local area that includes lodging, attractions, shopping, dining and events.

The Visitor Center itself is home to the most famous IMAX® movie theater of all time and has the Explorer’s Café for our hungry travelers. Our Staff is knowledgeable, friendly and able to help you make the most out of your time at the Grand Canyon National Park. We even have an Official National Geographic Store where guests may purchase branded merchandise, souvenirs, books, dvds, outfitter gear and more.

Visitor Center Hours of Operation

Summer (March 1 to October 31): 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Film Times: Every hour on the 1/2 hour beginning at 8:30 am to 8:30 pm

Winter (November 1 to February 28): 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Film Times: Every hour on the 1/2 hour beginning at 10:30 am to 6:30 pm*
*Additional 7:30pm screening November 29th & 30th and December 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th.

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