Enter the Canyon Visitor Education Center and the world of Yellowstone's supervolcano—an idea that has captured the minds and imaginations of people around the world. See, hear, and learn how the Yellowstone volcano, its geysers and hot springs, and geologic history shape the distribution and abundance of all life found here. Explore these ideas through interactive exhibits, animations, audio-visual productions, and real-time scientific data.
Exhibits and Films
Additional Canyon Area Information
Hike around the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River to see mountains and canyons.
Canyon Skiing & Snowshoeing
Discover the skiing and snowshoeing opportunities around the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River.
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Explore the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River virtually, and plan how to visit in person.
Become a Junior Ranger
This is a great way to experience Yellowstone National Park for you and your family.
Explore as a Young Scientist
Solve science mysteries by combining investigation in both visitor center and field settings.
Accessibility in the Canyon Area
Learn about the accessible opportunities and options around Canyon Village and the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River.
Canyon Area Knowledge
Discover all the region has to offer, from the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone to Mount Washburn.
Canyon Area Construction Projects
Learn about current and future closures that are part of the Canyon Overlooks and Trails Restoration Project.
Step inside a visitor center and explore the exhibits and interpretive offerings, or talk to a ranger.
Last updated: June 27, 2019