Grand Canyon National Park Sights

Kolb Studio

  • Grand Canyon Village near Bright Angel Lodge Map It
  • Grand Canyon National Park
  • Historic District/Site

Fodor's Review

The Kolb brothers began building their photographic workshop and residence in 1904, a time when no pipeline meant Emery Kolb descended 3,000 feet each day to get water to develop his prints; he operated the studio until he died in 1976 at age 95. Today the building provides a view of Indian Garden and houses a gallery with changing painting, photography, and crafts exhibitions. There's also a small Grand Canyon Association store here. During the winter months, a ranger-led tour of the studio illustrates the role the Kolb brothers had in the development of the Grand Canyon. Call ahead to sign up for the tour.

Sight Information

Address:

Grand Canyon Village near Bright Angel Lodge, Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, 86023, USA

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Phone:

928-638–2771

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Apr.–mid-Oct., daily 8–7; mid-Oct.–Apr., daily 8–6

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