• Sonoran Desert at Organ Pipe NM

    Organ Pipe Cactus

    National Monument Arizona

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.

NPS Photo

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.

Roads
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?

Chuparosa flowers

This chuparosa plant is a hummingbird favorite and grows easily in the Sonoran Desert. It's name roughly translates to "a very sloppy kiss of a rose".