Learn about the Grand Canyon
Who better than the Official Grand Canyon 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 Canyon and the local area that includes lodging, attractions, shopping, dining and events. The Grand Canyon Visitor Center itself is home to the IMAX® movie theater that plays the award winning Grand Canyon: Rivers of Time movie 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 National Park. We even have a Souvenir Store where guests may purchase branded merchandise, souvenirs, books, dvds, outfitter gear and more.
Grand Canyon Webcam
Want to see what is happening at the Grand Canyon today? Look no further. Check out the view.
Things to do
There is much to see and do at Grand Canyon beyond a quick look over the rim. A visit to the Grand Canyon Visitor Center is a must as an introduction and information rich start to your adventure. You will find the world famous IMAX Theatre, information on trials, tours and more.
Learn Things to Do at Grand Canyon
National Park Info & Passes
The National Park Service has Pay Stations located at the South Entrance and East Entrance to The Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. Frequently there are long lines of vehicles waiting to enter the Park, particularly during the peak tour season.
Grand Canyon Facts & Figures
Visual images and other interactive exhibits are all a part of the Visitor Center experience and allow guests to learn about the history of the Canyon. Learn about the geology of the Canyon and experience the science behind the creation of the majestic park. Actual wooden dories from the filming of the John Wesley Powell expedition in the IMAX Movie, Grand Canyon: Rivers of Time.
South Rim Activities
With no additional cost to purchase your pass ahead of time at the Visitor Center, pick up your pass to enter the Park area at the South Rim, and save yourself time.
America the Beautiful passes are available for purchase at the center. A pass covers entrance, standard amenity fees and day use fees for a driver and all passengers in a personal vehicle at per vehicle fee areas (or up to four adults at sites that charge per person). Children age 15 or under are admitted free.