Grand Canyon National Park Sights

Powell Memorial

  • About 3 miles west of Hermit Rd. Junction on Hermit Rd. Map It
  • Grand Canyon National Park
  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

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A granite platform honors the memory of John Wesley Powell, who measured, charted, and named many of the canyons and creeks of the Colorado River. It was here that the dedication ceremony for Grand Canyon National Park took place on April 3, 1920.

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About 3 miles west of Hermit Rd. Junction on Hermit Rd., Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, 86023, USA

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