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Crystal Forest Museum & Gift Shop

Us-180, Holbrook, AZ 86025
+1 928-524-3500
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Fun, Interesting, Free Campground

The store and museum has a lot of interesting items that relate to the Petrified Forest and Painted... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
SpiritsOpinion
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Curwensville, Pennsylvania
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GOOD PLACE TO START YOUR PETRIFIED FOREST ADVENTURE

The gift shop is small and underwelming, the museun explains the history of the trees. They have a... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
707clayg
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Lomita, California
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
20 Oct 2017
“Fun, Interesting, Free Campground”
16 May 2017
“GOOD PLACE TO START YOUR PETRIFIED FOREST ADVENTURE”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Us-180, Holbrook, AZ 86025
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+1 928-524-3500
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The store and museum has a lot of interesting items that relate to the Petrified Forest and Painted Desert. They offer free boondock camping with an RV, tent or sleep in one of their tepees with a dirt floor. Most sites have sheltered picnic tables.

1  Thank SpiritsOpinion
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

The gift shop is small and underwelming, the museun explains the history of the trees. They have a self guided tour book that is a nice walk thru the Giant Logs and Crystal forest and is a nice place to see lots of wood up...More

1  Thank 707clayg
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

This store is close to the southern entrance to the Petrified Forest National Park. We really enjoyed looking at all the souvenirs etc and talking to the helpful sales lady. We were not pressured to buy anything, but we did manage to find a couple...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2016

Since we are full time RVers our perspective is based on the fact that we are always on the look out for cheap places to stay when we'll only be a night or two, as well as a solid awareness that we are never required...More

2  Thank cruciangirl
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

This little museum located almost out in no-where-land at Holbrook, AZ is literally a "gem" of a museum and gift shop for those who are geology buffs and native American artwork collector. It is so far out in the desert area that cell phone reception...More

5  Thank photograher
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Reviewed 2 April 2015

"Free Museum, free petrified wood, free campground, free maps" claim the signs on both sides of the Southern entrance of the Park. There are even some dinosaurs, even if they are fake. Once you get inside, you'll be quick to realize it's your perfect tourist...More

6  Thank Oliver S
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