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Blanding Visitor's Center

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Address: 12 N Grayson Pkwy, Blanding, UT 84511-2840
Phone Number: 435 678 3662 ‎
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A great pit stop

We were on our way between park visits and stopped by this visitor's center for free wifi and information on nearby sights. The gentleman at the Desk was really helpful. He... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Laura Z
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Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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52 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were on our way between park visits and stopped by this visitor's center for free wifi and information on nearby sights. The gentleman at the Desk was really helpful. He recommended visiting Natural Bridges National Monument after we explained our schedule and asked for recommendations. We followed his advice and had a great 2-hour visit to Natural Bridges. Best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Free maps, literature, museum info, national and state park info not only for Utah but also nearby Arizona and Colorado. The person at the desk was extremely helpful, telling us about the roads, what is worth seeing for the amount of time you have. He even gave us an overview of restaurants and grocers in Blanding. There is free wifi... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Clean restrooms - 24 hours open, free wifi, maps, nice shady spots to sit and relax.. simply all you would wish to have in a visitor center!

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Long Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

I had spoken with Mary at the visitors center in Monticello before coming to Utah on vacation. She was most helpful and sent me information on the area. When I stopped in for a visit during vacation I was greeted warmly. Mary told me about the Historical Walking Tour of Monticello and about the good places to eat. She opened... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

The staff here in the Blanding Visitors Centre are very helpful and knowledgeable about the local area and attractions. It is a good ideal to call in here as soon as you reach town.

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Parachute, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

We have visited many visitor centers over the years but this one stands out for its historical value. Very nice presentation and stories of the settlers of that area. Great photos and artifacts not to mention the very nice and informative gentlemen who answered our many questions and directed us to a nice walking area right outside of town.

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Frisco, California
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

So it's 8 am on Sunday and the center isn't open yet, but a gentleman sees us in the parking lot and asks if we need anything! He opened the center for us to get maps, and had some interesting things to say about the area. He was a native, and his mom moved there when it was first settled... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

I was very glad to have stopped by the visitor center. The staff was lovely, helpful and friendly. There is also a nice historical display inside.

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Thank Laurie K
Damascus, Oregon
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We are so glad we went to the Visitor's Center before venturing out to explore the area. The lady at the visitor's center was so energetic and genuinely excited about all there was to do and see; she was extremely knowledgeable and helped us plan our visit according to the things we love to do. We can't say enough good... More 

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Fraser, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

A very nice and tastefully done museum that was free. The restrooms are clean and large. The woman behind the counter was very friendly and helpful. She had been to the places we had planned on going so could give us her opinion and helpful tips.

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