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Address: Grand canyon Village, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ 86023
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+1 928-638-2631

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A good place to buy souvenirs of the Grand Canyon. Very busy in the afternoon when all the day visitors stop off before heading back home. Much quieter in the morning.

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bedford, United Kingdom
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A good place to buy souvenirs of the Grand Canyon. Very busy in the afternoon when all the day visitors stop off before heading back home. Much quieter in the morning.

Thank ack165
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We got much more out of our stop here thanks to our tour guide (Grand Canyon Adventures from Flagstaff), and we thoroughly enjoyed our time here - from the views to the museum and great stories to the trail with ancient symbols. So glad this was one of our stops along the Southern Rim.

Thank paul-delaware
Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed touring the studio. Well worth the time. Lots of interesting exhibits to see. Would recommend it

Thank Irene W
Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 736 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Lookout Studio was built by the Santa Fe Railroad in 1914 in a strategic location for visitors to look out through telescopes at the trails and wildlife and for them to buy souvenirs—mainly photos of the canyon. In addition to being a fine piece of blend-in architecture on the rim, the Studio maintains the original two functions today. Viewing from... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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289 reviews
273 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 410 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Lookout Studio (瞭望台工作室) is located in the Historic Village District of the Grand Canyon National Park South Rim. It is another amazing historical building in Grand Canyon designed by Mary Colter. It was completed in 1914 and kept with her style of architecture. Lookout Studio was specially constructed with native stones and an asymmetrical roof to blend into the rim... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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287 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We stayed at Bright Angel almost directly across a path, just a few steps from the Lookout. And we got snowed in! I don't think there were 100 visitors in the Park. Wow, a life time experience. The Studio is now a gift shop and there's a terrace in the bak, hanging right over the canyon wall. By all means... More 

Thank SaraF742
Mountain Center, California, United States
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Visionary planner and decorator, Mary Coulter designed this fine gift shop on the lip of the South Rim. Rustic rock work makes y ou think it is hundreds of years old. Best pictures are in the morning looking west.

Thank Paul B
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

While you get to view the Grand Canyon from anywhere on the South Rim trail, The Lookout Studio gives you the front row seats. Located on the western side of the Rim Trail this studio offers the edge of the cliff view of the Bright Angel Trail and the Canyons grand majesty without the man made perimeter wall around the... More 

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Reviewed 19 January 2017

In addition to a great view the keepsakes and art available here will remind you of your trip for years to come.

Thank Richard M
Bendigo, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We went the day after the blizzard happened and this place is so surreal. The premise itself is very rustic with the huge boulders and the stones that make this building. There is a gift shop inside and you will see a lot of these gift shops every where at the Grand Canyon. It would be great if they had... More 

Thank Mele D

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