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Williams and Forest Service Visitor Center

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Dropped by for some quick info

Friendly staff and had some items for sale as well as a bit of interesting information here and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mama2thegr8estkids
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Vail, AZ
The People were so friendly in there !!

This place has an enormous gathering of information so you can get your bearings on going to the... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
DannyWasserman
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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The friendly staff at the Visitor's Center will assist you in making your visit to Northern Arizona one of your most memorable experiences. Not just an information center, this historic railway depot property has Forest Service maps, regional maps...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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200 W Railroad Ave, Williams, AZ 86046-2556
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+1 800-863-0546
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff and had some items for sale as well as a bit of interesting information here and there. I got some cutes pictures of one of my kids next to Smokey the Bear which was a fun photo op! Its a good place to...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

This place has an enormous gathering of information so you can get your bearings on going to the Grand Canyon. The GC is so fast and amazing, we needed to stop in and get some help. The man and woman were very helpful and gave...More

Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 22 July 2018

I really enjoyed stopping in Williams and visiting the Visitor Center on the way from Phoenix to the Grand Canyon. What a great little town!!!

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Stopped in here for a brief visit to this great little town. Helpful staff and a well stocked gift shop with lots to see just outside the premises including a mural, and near the railway station.

Thank Iain A
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I stopped here mainly to buy my entrance ticket to the Grand Canyon (GC). I read that if one did not want to queue to buy the tickets at the admission to the GC, then we should get it before and this was one place...More

Thank bennett2006
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We got some very good information on what to see and do in the area. Staff was friendly and helpful. They are open 7 days a week and have restrooms. We booked a fly-over of the Grand Canyon through them and some great sites-to-see information.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Staff is rather rude and self absorbed. Their own conversations takes priority over guests. Answers are curt, short and not informative. The building is nice and old train station, I guess.

Thank ki0ki
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Helpful staff, lots of free information available on area and surrounding areas. Maps, discount flyers, along with other information available for free.

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

A must stop if you are in the area. Not only do you get great help from the knowledgeable staff but there is a small museum that displays some artifacts from the glory days of the town before I-40 was made. The staff helped us...More

Thank Rich L
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This is where I parked my car, at the back of the Visitor's Center, whilst I visited the Visitor's Center and town. It is free and central. It is interesting to read a few exhibits about the town, however I must have had a 'dodgy'...More

Thank Victoria N
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