Change to Spring Hours
Contact: Janet Fernandes, 928-524-6228 x238
Petrified Forest National Park Changes to Spring Hours
Petrified Forest, AZ – Park Superintendent Lee Baiza announces that Petrified Forest National Park will be changing to longer spring hours on Sunday, March 5. The park will open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 6:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time daily.
The Painted Desert Visitor Center and the Rainbow Forest Museum hours will be the same as the park hours. The Painted Desert Inn National Historic Landmark continues to be closed for rehabilitation.
For more information call (928) 524-6228 weekdays, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time; or write to the Superintendent, Petrified Forest National Park, P.O. Box 2217, Petrified Forest, AZ 86028; or e-mail the park Superintendent at e-mail us.
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