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Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam Access Road, Boulder City, NV 89109
+1 702-805-8855
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Hoover Dam, once known as Boulder Dam, is a concrete arch-gravity dam in the Black Canyon of the Colorado River, on the border between Arizona and Nevada. Hoover Dam impounds Lake Mead, and is located near Boulder City, Nevada. Paid parking, visitor center and guided tours.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lake mead” (483 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Hoover Dam Access Road, Boulder City, NV 89109
+1 702-805-8855
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was great to take it all in. No cost. Save your money to go to Fox BBQ Smokehouse OMG good... After that go to Valley of Fire on another day and you days here will be complete ..

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There was no tour of the power plant because the elevator was broken. We didn’t learn that until we had paid our $10 admission fee and watched the introductory video. The story of how the dam was built was so interesting. The water levels are...More

Thank Melodycthomas
Reviewed yesterday

if you can't go for a tour during the day, which we could not but wish we could have, go at sunset, there are not many people around the views are beautiful. You will need to have someone drive back and forth across the dam...More

Thank kansaskayaker
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This dam is a must see. Such a fine piece of history. If you have the time take the power plant tour.

Thank Delaney7
Reviewed 3 days ago

Earlier this summer we went on a west coast road trip. While heading to Oceanside California we knew we had to try to visit the Hoover Dam. A boy were we glad we did! An amazing structure made the more so is the fact it...More

Thank geneb517
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have stopped here a few times over the years and always enjoy our experience, we always seem to learn something new about the dam, or its construction every time we visit. We parked on the Arizona side and walked over to the Nevada side,...More

Thank 10ringtraveler
Reviewed 3 days ago

I took my gf here for her first time and she loved it. she was shocked about the water level lowering with obvious color pattern on the cliffs

Thank TigerKhan
Reviewed 6 days ago

En-route between William, AZ, and Las Vegas, had to pause to view the amazing Hoover Dam. Heading north, look out for the signs to the free cark park/viewing area. (Good toilets there too.) From there's a 15min stroll up to view the Dam. Like anything...More

Thank Johnfrisbee
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I thought, okay this is something my husband has always wanted to do... Expected to be bored but was relieved that I found enough interesting things to peak my interest. One lady dropped out of our tour group due to fear of heights. I also...More

Thank RetiredandRoaming53
Reviewed 6 days ago

Do not go here if you're afraid of heights, wish there was more information and explanation. Maybe even some random theories. I ended up googling up stuff.

Thank maxcreole
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5 October 2017|
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Response from dolores123 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There are several large parking areas and there was plenty of room at before 10am. It was filling up as we left, you could confirm with the security at the entry point if you can get a turnaround if you need it. It is... More
Prashanth R
26 September 2017|
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Response from Debbie F | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there are several car parks at the dam itself so parking should be no problem. We spent about 4 hours at the dam as it is so interesting, so allow yourself plenty of time to see it all especially if you are going to... More
LindaW W
7 September 2017|
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Response from Marcel S | Reviewed this property |
I'd also recommend renting a car, much cheaper, and much faster. Plus you can go when and where you want. The bus takes a long time to get all the people from the various hotels and the same on the way back. Drive to... More