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Hill Cumorah Visitors Center

603 New York 21, Palmyra, NY 14522
+1 315-597-5851
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Peaceful Feeling

The Hill Cumorah is a Mormon holy place where the angle Moroni gave the gold plates of the Book of... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
caribcruiser2015
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Snohomish, Washington
Walk to the top of the hill

We made this spot our first stop in a visit to various LDS church sites in the Palmyra area, and... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
SnowyShasta
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Portland, Oregon
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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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603 New York 21, Palmyra, NY 14522
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Hill Cumorah is a Mormon holy place where the angle Moroni gave the gold plates of the Book of Mormon to Joseph Smith. You can sense the sacredness of the grounds as you tour the visitor's center and walk up the hill to where...More

Thank caribcruiser2015
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We made this spot our first stop in a visit to various LDS church sites in the Palmyra area, and the visitors center was a nice overview to the area and the church's history in it. We watched a segment of the "Meet the Mormons"...More

Thank SnowyShasta
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is a very nice visitor's center to better understand the Mormon faith. There are some excellent films if you have the time. Hiking up to the top of Hill Cumorah is not too challenging. The statue of the Angel Moroni is at the top...More

Thank DKJPUS
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I took my entire family here and I was amazed at how beautiful and peaceful this place is. I wish I had known about the Hill Cumorah Pageant they do in July. The Hosts were so friendly. I recommend taking time to view some of...More

Thank Benjamin P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We loved seeing the visitors center! The films were wonderful and the theaters are very nice, the Christus statue is beautiful, and it was neat to walk up to the hill Cumorah as well. There's a nature path you can take to walk up the...More

Thank Cristina N
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The Pageant had concluded so it was not as busy as June and July. Staff was very friendly, not at all pushy. It's a steep walk to the top, but you can drive up if necessary.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We are not Mormon but wanted to visit and felt very welcome here. We were not "pressured to convert" but learned a lot about the faith. We found the staff and visitors equally kind and the mood was peaceful and relaxed. We spent a couple...More

Thank GrnMtnGirl79
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We love to come here. Very friendly and inspiring place to visit. Wonderful folks to greet us and answer our questions and show us around!

Thank Vicki A
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This is an LDS Church History Site so the building and displays are professional and interesting. What makes the Hill Cumorah site so outstanding are the wonderful young Sister Missionaries who are very helpful and willing to provide visitors with kindness and great presentations.

Thank Stonecoral
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to learn why the members of the Mormon Church have such a great testimony. Here at the beginning of the churches existence in the modern days. Go see the Pageant 2 weekends during the month of July, visit the Sacred...More

Thank Glenn F
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