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Hill Cumorah Visitors Center

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Address: 603 New York 21, Palmyra, NY 14522
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+1 315-597-5851
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09:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Learn about the events that occurred on and near the Hill Cumorah in the...

Learn about the events that occurred on and near the Hill Cumorah in the 1820s, such as Joseph Smith Jr.'s First Vision, the visits of the angel Moroni, and the translation of the Book of Mormon. Tours are free.

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Third visit here. Must see visit with very knowledgeable missionaries. Drive up to Moroni monument. Inspirational.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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New York
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New York
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Third visit here. Must see visit with very knowledgeable missionaries. Drive up to Moroni monument. Inspirational.

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

I just saw a lot of Nativity sets representing many parts of the world. They were beautiful. Also saw three short videos. Whenever my family comes here, we are uplifted and learn more of our Savior. The Christus is beyond awesome. So much to see.

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Ogden, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

My daughter served a mission here, so we had to come for a visit. Such a beautiful building and were greeted immediately by a missionary to take you on a tour and answer any questions you may have. Note: they are very busy in July due to high volumes of people attending the Hill Cumorah Pageant.

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Ubud, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

What a fun place! We watched a twenty minute video and my young kiddos kept entertained through the whole thing. They also had a longer video, but we didn't do that one. The missionaries working there were very helpful and sweet. There's three ways you can get to the top of Hill Cumorah: walk in a paved path, walk on... More 

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Queen Creek, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The views from the top of the Hill Cumorah are wonderful. It's the highest location in the area. Especially in the fall, with the turning of the leaves, it's well worth your time. The visitor's center is the first stop. The tour guides are friendly and accomodating. You are free to let them know what your time constraints are. They... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This is very peaceful visit that is great for families and focusing on nature and the meaning of your life. I recommend going if you are at all close.

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Ledyard, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I'm not religious, let alone Morman. My family has always had a sick fascination with the details of most religions, the LDS faith in particular. Like the intricate details of most religions, those of the LDS church, founded in this country in the early 1800s, are strange to non-believers. We happened to see a highway sign for what I take... More 

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Springville, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We were here on the off season, so we could drive up to the monument on the hill. You can always climb up there. It's a beautiful view of the surrounding countryside. The information in the visitor's center is very helpful, but not necessary to access the hill and monument.

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Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great place to visit with lots of well done movies to watch. Good place to take children and lots of history to learn.

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

The guides there will explain all the events which have taken place in the area in the past 180 years or so. There is lots of history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints which will interest both members and non members with replica houses and farm locations to add to the experience. The Hill Cumorah Pageant is... More 

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