Spokane and Eastern Washington Sights

Grand Coulee Dam Visitor Center

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Published 04/05/2016

Fodor's Review

Colorful displays about the dam, a 13-minute film on the site's geology and the dam's construction, and information about the 30-minute laser light show (held nightly from Memorial Day weekend through September) are here. The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, which oversees operation and maintenance of the dam, conducts tours year-round, weather and maintenance schedules permitting. You can also pick up a self-guided historical walking tour that will take you from the visitors center through the old part of town, across the bridge, and into the old engineers' town.

Sight Information

Address:

Hwy. 155, south of Coulee Dam, Coulee Dam, Washington, 99116, United States

Phone:

509-633–9265

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Late May–July, daily 8:30 am–11 pm; Aug., daily 8:30 am–10:30 pm; Sept., daily 8:30 am–9:30 pm; Oct.–late May, 9–5

Published 04/05/2016

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