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Address: 12 N Grayson Pkwy, Blanding, UT 84511-2840
Phone Number: +1 435-678-3662
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Very informative.

We stop here , because the wife wanted to get a map...from everywhere she can get one. and again she was right. She got lots of information of the town and Canyonlands. this is a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Joy P
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Muskogee, Oklahoma
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Muskogee, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stop here , because the wife wanted to get a map...from everywhere she can get one. and again she was right. She got lots of information of the town and Canyonlands. this is a very great town the visitor center has Tesla Charging Stations and museums, which was our next stop.

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Blanding, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having lived in Blanding part of my life I'd never thought about going into the Visitors Center. A relative came to visit and wanted to get some nice commemorative items for gifts. Not finding much around town, the Visitors Center was recommended. I was surprised at the quality of the displays and the information available. We found the gift items... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

The gal at the desk was so helpful it created a bit of a wait but when it was our turn, she pulled out maps and gave us great suggestions for hiking with a dog. An unexpected added attraction was the small museum featuring local familes that settled the area.

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Super friendly place that seems to have put a lot of effort into its displays. We called in just for the bathrooms but picked up a great map of Utah which I wish we had had earlier in the trip. The information / museum is really well put together and I learned a lot about how modern day locals view... More 

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EL Dorado Hills, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

After getting no real information at the Moab visitor center, we decided to stop here to get information on Muley Point, Gooseneck state park and valley of gods. The staff member that we interacted with - Steve, was simply amazing. He was extremely helpful and knowledgeable. Once we mentioned some of the points, he got us brochure for all those... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

It was easy to pull of the road into their parking lot. We were looking for suggestions for an evening drive, the one we got turned out not to be too exciting. We did get a town map and a friendly chat.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Great visitor's center and I would consider it a must do when in a Blanding. The woman on duty when we went in was fabulous. Full of enthusiasm and knowledge of this fascinating area, she charted out some great ideas to fill our next three days. Definitely stop in there when you're staying in Blanding or just rolling through town.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

Being moderately prepared to visit off the beaten track sites around the area, I was still getting essential information from the staff on preparing my trips. Very helpful with informative useful maps and description of sites! Highly recommended.

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Thank Lyn C
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8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Helpful staff. An interesting history exhibit. A nice assortment of books. Good recommendations. Just what a visitor center should be.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

I love to pop into Visitor's Centers and found Blanding's to be among the very best. The staff was knowledgeable, friendly and provided plenty of tips on places to visit, eat, and buy local products. They were also interested in hearing about our experiences in the area. We learned many interesting facts about Blanding (for example, "Grayson" was the town's... More 

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