Learn About the Park

Learn about the park

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Virtual Museum

This virtual museum includes collections of historic photographs, artifacts, flora and fauna. COMING SOON: Fossils

Photos and Multimedia
Photos and Multimedia

Photos, videos, podcasts and more

Kids and Youth
Kids and Youth

Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a national park ranger? Learn more about becoming a Junior Ranger.

Park Management
Park Management

Learn about the management of the park as well as laws and policies.

Park Store
Park Store

Visit our park store at the Lake Mead Visitor Center or online.

Nature at lake Mead

Learn about nature, from animals to landscapes and flora.

Education Resources

Lake Mead National Recreation Area is dedicated to partnering with all educators for environmental and curriculum-based education programs.

Last updated: June 29, 2021

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

601 Nevada Way
Boulder City, NV 89005


702 293-8990
Call 911 For All Emergencies (24 hours). Call 988 for Suicide & Crisis Lifeline (24 Hours). Call 702-293-8990 for Visitor and Recreation Information (Visitor Center open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 7 days a week, excluding Christmas Day and New Year's Day). Call 702-293-8906 for Park Business and Administration (Open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday - Friday, excluding Christmas Day and New Year's Day).

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