Visitor Centers

View down on visitor center with red mesas in background
Carl Hayden Visitor Center


Carl Hayden Visitor Center at Glen Canyon Dam

Mid-May through mid-September, 8 am–6 pm MST daily
November through February, 8 am–4 pm MST daily
Rest of year, 8 am–5 pm MST daily
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day

Phone: 928-608-6200; Tours of the Dam: 928-608-6072; Bookstore: 928-608-6068.

Location: Highway 89 on west side of Glen Canyon Dam

Attractions: Interactive exhibits, introductory films, a relief map of the entire Glen Canyon area, restrooms, a bookstore, and tours of the dam provided by Glen Canyon Natural History Association.
Tours are $5, and as a federal power plant facility, security measures are in place. While no bags, purses, knives, weapons, or food are allowed on the tour, wallets, cameras, and clear water bottles are welcome.

Orange cliffs and blue sky are behind a brown building. This is the Bullfrog Visitor Center.
Bullfrog Visitor Center

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Bullfrog Visitor Center

Hours vary

Phone: 435-684-7423

Location: Highway 276 north of Bullfrog Marina

Attractions: Exhibits relating to geology and the human and natural history of Glen Canyon. Ancestral Puebloan and pioneer artifacts. A life-size model of a slot canyon. Bookstore, restrooms, medical clinic (May thru early October only).

A chunky natural stone building flys the American and Arizona state flags. This is the Navajo Bridge Interpretive Center.
Navajo Bridge Interpretive Center

Navajo Bridge Interpretive Center

April through October, open daily 9 am–5 pm MST

Phone: 928-355-2319

Location: Highway 89A on west side of Navajo Bridge

Attractions: Bookstore, outdoor exhibits, and self guided walks across the historic Navajo Bridge. This is a popular spot to look for a California Condor.

Staircase and desert shrubs lead to stone building with rotunda
Escalante Interagency Visitor Center


Escalante Interagency Visitor Center

Mid-March to October, 7:30 am–5:30 pm daily
October to Thanksgiving, 8:00 am–4:30 pm daily
Mid-November to mid-March, 8:00 am–4:30 pm Monday–Friday

Phone: 435-826-5499

Location: 755 West Main Street in Escalante, Utah

Attractions: Trip planning exhibits, ecology exhibits, introductory films, restrooms, bookstore, and picnic area

The visitor center is staffed by Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, and Forest Service personnel providing information on the Escalante Grand Staircase National Monument, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, and the Dixie National Forest.


Visitor Center Hours of Operations

Last updated: March 5, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 1507
Page, AZ 86040


(928) 608-6200
Receptionist available at Glen Canyon Headquarters from 7 am to 4 pm MST, Monday through Friday. The phone is not monitored when the building is closed.

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