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“Aussie trail confused.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of National Geographic Grand Canyon Visitor Center

National Geographic Grand Canyon Visitor Center
450 State Route 64, Tusayan, AZ 86023
928 638 2203
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Owner description: Located at the South Rim entrance of the Grand Canyon, the Visitor Center provides news, travel information about Grand Canyon attractions, hotels, a variety of selected Grand Canyon tours and Park passes. Visitors can take part in interactive exhibits to learn about the Grand Canyon, watch our famous IMAX movie and talk to local area representatives. Inside the center guests can also enjoy a meal at our Explorer’s Cafe dining area which includes Pizza Hut, fresh deli sandwiches and other items or take their time to browse through our National Geographic branded merchandise store.
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“Aussie trail confused.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

When we arrived at the canyon the big trick was to find a trail to suit the party in our company, so we sort the advise of the Grand Canyon visitors centre, they took the time to listen to the info of people's age there fitness level & experience on trekking & gave us a couple of chooses that would be right for all concerned. We in the end choose the bright angel trail, all was as they explained & we had a wonderful day in the Grand Canyon. Thank you visitors centre.

Visited October 2012
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IMAXgrandcanyon, Manager at National Geographic Grand Canyon Visitor Center, responded to this review, December 10, 2012
So happy we could assist you in your hike. We have rangers on staff and many of our employees are life long residents of the area. Thank you for taking the time to write a review!


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“Average value for money”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

the movie was ok, nothing spectacular, the scenery was good, and it was a bonus having a coupon to get the tickets.

Visited November 2012
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IMAXgrandcanyon, Manager at National Geographic Grand Canyon Visitor Center, responded to this review, December 9, 2012
Thank you for taking the time to write a review and mentioning the coupons. The coupons are available in most hotels and businesses in the Tusayan area.

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“Go here right after your Pink Jeep tour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

Great Value. Get to your Pink Jeep tour early and they will give you free tickets! This has a lot of information on the Canyon that will make your jeep tour even better!

Visited November 2012
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IMAXgrandcanyon, Manager at National Geographic Grand Canyon Visitor Center, responded to this review, December 9, 2012
The Pink Jeep tours are fantastic! Glad to hear you enjoyed the movie and your visit here at the National Geographic Visitor Center!!
Hope you visit us again if you are in our neck of the woods!

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“Educational and Entertaining”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

The IMAX was an excellent show. Life like and educational. the gift shop was also a good stop. Hotels offered coupons for a discount.

Visited October 2012
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IMAXgrandcanyon, Manager at National Geographic Grand Canyon Visitor Center, responded to this review, November 12, 2012
Thank you for mentioning the coupon for the Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets IMAX movie, which is available in most stores and hotels in Tusayan.

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience.


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“kinda pricey but exactly what you expect”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Neat place to look around at but pricey. At least i think that was the visitor center...ha if not and its the building across.

Visited November 2012
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IMAXgrandcanyon, Manager at National Geographic Grand Canyon Visitor Center, responded to this review, November 11, 2012
The National Geographic Visitor Center has Arizona Tourist Information and Park Rangers to assist with Park information, The visitor center also has representatives from Pink Jeep Tours, Papillon and Grand Canyon Helicopter Tours (all available to assist in making reservations).
Across the street from the National Geographic Visitor Center is the Chamber of Commerce for the town of Tusayan :)
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Hope you come and visit us again if you are in our neck of the woods.
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