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Old Faithful Visitor Education Center

Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 307-344-2750
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One of the best Park interpretive centers I have visited

Spent a couple of days around Old Faithful walking around the various basins and hydrothermal... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
biztraveler05340
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Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
All the museums are great

We enjoyed every museum. This was probably our least favorite, but still a nice surprise and good... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2017
indyemmett
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Muncie, Indiana
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

Spent a couple of days around Old Faithful walking around the various basins and hydrothermal features. Professional guide was very knowledgeable. He recommended the Visitor Center and he was spot on that it provided the detailed information that I was seeking. Displays are modern and...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

We enjoyed every museum. This was probably our least favorite, but still a nice surprise and good museum.

Thank indyemmett
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We enjoyed a great ranger talk in the theater. The program was on the geological history of the region. It was very interesting to learn that Old Faithful is just as faithful, but erupts less frequently now. This ranger really knows his stuff and had...More

Thank timo2btimo
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Lots of hands-on displays and good explanatory material. Be sure to take in the video in the movie theater. Great bathroom break place for the kids. There is huge floor-to-ceiling windowed wall to watch Old Faithful during the winter or on really broiling days. It...More

Thank Harry B
Reviewed 27 November 2016

we stayed at old faithful inn for a nite saw old faithful many times thru nite it was great. we went thru education center early in day and extremely rewarding Great moments we recorded because of visit

Thank _knb8b1
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We waited to see her shoot maybe about 5 mins. and we weren't disappointed. Everyone around us was amazed !

Thank Jami B
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a very nice, modern-looking, visitor center. Thee is an excellent Exhibit Hall with displays/information about the Park's hydrothermal features. A film is also available for viewing. A number of Ranger-led activities begin here.

Thank urbanguy
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We visited the whole Old Faithful Geyser experience. There is a film show which is timedto be shown just before the predicted time of Old Faithful blowing. You then go outto watch the performance and then there is another short film. There is also a...More

Thank Lindagreenacre
Reviewed 27 October 2016

You will benefit from seeing the movie and the visitors centers offer wonderful educational information right at the time you are curious! Sometimes I see things like this too far in advance and forget. Go in right before you get your place to view Old...More

Thank Travelartgolf
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is one of those places that you can never be too sure about when trying to time your visit. Old Faithful is old, but he is not on a schedule as some would make you believe. This opens up a great opportunity for the...More

Thank CAKS8462
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Tylertraveler
If you are driving through Yellowstone in the 2nd half of October, is the parking lot at the Old Faithful Visitor Center large enough to park if you are towing a 30' travel trailer?
1 August 2016|
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Response from David B L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the lot is Huge with lots of space & turning areas. I saw lots of road work equipment when we were there. Just be sure it would be a good idea to contact the National Park Service, as they might have rules / suggestions... More
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