• Meteor Crater

    Place To Visit Arizona

    Meteor Crater


    Place To Visit


    Arizona

    Meteor Crater

    Meteor Crater is a popular tourist destination which was formed approximately 50,000 years ago when a meteorite approximately 150 feet in diameter struck the Earth's surface.



    Why to visit this place

    The Meteor Crater is a unique geological formation, and a visit to the site is a great opportunity to learn about the impact event that created it and the geology of the area. The visitors center at the site features exhibits on the geology of the crater and the impact event, as well as a film about the history of the site.The site offers guided tours of the crater, led by knowledgeable staff who can provide additional information about the geology and history of the site.The Meteor Crater is located in a beautiful, remote area of northeastern Arizona, and a visit to the site is a great opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and take in the beautiful scenery.

    Places to visit near Meteor Crater

    • Petrified Forest National Park
    • Winslow
    • Holbrook
    • Flagstaff

    Places to eat near  Meteor Crater

    • The Wagon Wheel
    • La Casita
    • Sedona Foothills Deli
    • The Toasted Pickle

    How to reach

    The following transit lines have routes that pass near Meteor Crater
    Bus: 6311, 6391

    Timings

    It is open from 7am to 7pm

    Entry fee

    Entry ticket costs $26 

    More About Meteor Crater

    How long does it take to visit the Meteor Crater?

    A visit to the Meteor Crater typically takes about an hour to an hour and a half. This includes time to walk around the rim of the crater and visit the visitors center.

    Is there food available at the Meteor Crater?

    There is a snack bar located in the visitors center that serves drinks and light snacks. Visitors are also welcome to bring their own food and eat at the picnic tables located on the grounds.

    Is there parking available at the Meteor Crater?

    Yes, there is plenty of parking available at the Meteor Crater.

    What are the major attraction near meteor crater?

    The major attraction near are following meteor crater Petrified Forest National Park, Winslow, Holbrook, Flagstaff.




    Special Tip:

    The visitors center at the Meteor Crater features exhibits on the geology and history of the site, as well as a film about the history of the crater. Be sure to take some time to visit the center and learn more about the site.




    Location

    Open Time : 7:00 A.M to 7:00 P.M

    Entry : paid

    Address : Meteor Crater Natural Landmark, 233, Winslow, AZ, USA

    Website : https://meteorcrater.com/

    By Hammad Warsi

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