United States Arizona Petrified Forest National Park

Painted Desert Visitor Center

Visitor center in a national park in Arizona with exhibits, educational activities, and information about the park's unique painted desert landscape.

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Whether you want to chat with a park ranger about upcoming activities, figure out the best way to spend your day in the park., or buy park souvenirs and snacks, the Painted Desert Visitor Center has you covered.

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Painted Desert Visitor Center Articles

  • Petrified Forest National Park: The Complete Guide for 2022

    If you’ve ever wanted to travel to the moon but don’t have the time, head to Arizona’s Petrified Forest National Park: well-known for its cratered landscapes, colorful eroding badlands, and vibrant petrified logs. With access to the scenic Petrified Forest Road, visitors can easily hop out to enjoy stunning overlooks, family-friendly trails, visitor centers, and […]