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Oasis Visitor Center

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Small information center about the National Park. The ranger was extremely friendly and gave any... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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We only popped in ..we had already planned our itinerary ..but the very helpful assistant pointed... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
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74485 National Park Dr, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277-3533
+1 760-367-5500
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small information center about the National Park. The ranger was extremely friendly and gave any kind of advice for the park.

Thank steelriver2014
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Walking trail outside was strange; where does it lead too? Cool gift shop, had most things you would want.

Thank Sean R
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We only popped in ..we had already planned our itinerary ..but the very helpful assistant pointed out where they were on a map and suggested an order to follow the various trails. We followed her advice and had a wonderful time

Thank mpgibson
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This is the "quieter" entrance to Joshua Tree National Park and it showed on our visit day. There was plenty of parking and barely any people. Informative displays and the rangers were friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Capitol_Backpacker
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Oasis visitor center was our only stop a staffed visitor center. The rangers and volunteers were helpful if not a bit reserved. Not quite as big as some other NPS centers but well thought out. Plenty of refill stations for water bottles and packs...More

Thank Jake C
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Highly recommend stopping by the visitors center before going into Joshua Tree NP. The hosts are super helpful!

Thank eematterosh
Reviewed 1 June 2018

As 1st time visitors to the area we came to the visitor centre to get information about Joshua Tree National Park. We were greeted at first by a lady who we approached t hand in a National Park pass that we had found. She basically...More

2  Thank Dieter_Sch_13
Reviewed 31 May 2018

The Visitor Center is close to the City of Twentynine Palms. You pay your fee here, get information, and this is the only place to sign up for tours the Keys Ranch. There is a loop walk on the west side. If you stop to...More

1  Thank Kenneth L
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Great place to start your Joshua Tree visit. Informative place to learn new things and get your feet wet so to speak. Of course they have trinkets, maps, books and souvenirs. They also have Park Rangers that can answer any questions and give you special...More

Thank Roadtrp23
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

A nice facility. Clean restroom, well stocked gift shop and small interpretative centre. Park staff are friendly and helpful. Parking is available for cars, trucks and large vehicles like fifth-wheels and motor coaches. There is a short well maintained path just around the centre with...More

Thank woodmister
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