• Sonoran Desert at Organ Pipe NM

    Organ Pipe Cactus

    National Monument Arizona

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  • Increased Fire Restrictions, Effective June 5 Until Further Notice

    Due to increase fire danger and dry conditions, all fires (charcoal, coal, and wood) are prohibited. Cook stoves and lanterns are still allowed. Smoking is limited to enclosed vehicles.

Operating Hours & Seasons

Kris Eggle Visitor Center at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument.

The visitor center was originally constructed as part of the NPS Mission 66 program and officially named the Kris Eggle Visitor Center in 2003.

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Kris Eggle Visitor Center
Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument is open every day of the year. The Kris Eggle Visitor Center is open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. On Thanksgiving and Christmas the visitor center is closed but the park remains open.

Occasionally the scenic roads are closed, especially during the summer monsoon season. Please check current road status at the visitor center or call, 520-387-6849, ext 7302.

The state of Arizona is on Mountain Standard time. It does not observe Daylight Savings Time.

Did You Know?

Arch at Arch Canyon trailhead

. . . That there are arches in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument? This particular arch can be found at the Arch Canyon stop on the Ajo Mountain Drive.