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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%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Hoover Dam Access Road, Boulder City, NV 89109
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+1 702-805-8855
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"power plant tour"
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"lake mead"
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"visitor center"
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"engineering marvel"
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"security checkpoint"
in 91 reviews
"bypass bridge"
in 170 reviews
"amazing structure"
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"parking garage"
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"longer tour"
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"inner workings"
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"water level"
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"across the bridge"
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"rented a car"
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"gift shop"
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"observation deck"
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"awe inspiring"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s cool but it’s just a dam if you want a tour it’s $40 and you have to go through a metal detector witch is ok but there’s a little gift shop it’s cute

Thank boneandanna
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is worth the drive from Vegas to go and see! It is an amazing place, extremely breathtaking! So much better up close than on the tv!

Thank Rachel A
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Pictures do no justice...you must visit Hoover Dam in person. Stunning! I recommend doing the Bridge Walk first before you get to the dam...pic is from bridge. Definitely pay the $10 for the parking garage at the dam. You must walk across the dam to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked a tour when staying in vegas. We arrived at the hoover dam and was allocated 2hours to enjoy sight seeing there. We managed to walk a fair bit and in our tour was the power plant tour tickets which was very interesting and...More

Thank babygulli
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When driving it is 'one way' into Hoover Dam. We parked just as soon as you go through on the top in our rental RV. We walked back, there are plenty of stairs leading down from the car park (free!) so wear comfy shoes. The...More

Thank RescuedVegan
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The new bridge is amazing, you can park down below in the parking lot and walk up the steps or an incline (handi- cap accessible) and walk on the bridge and look down at the Hoover Dam and the old road. We then drove down...More

Thank Sandra F
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Easy to get to. Paid the $10 parking fee, if only we had driven over first there was parking on the other side of the Dam for free. It is an amazing to look at! Easy walk around but steep steps to & from the...More

Thank annod220
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My partner and I just walked across the road spanning the top of the dam and did not do the tour. I found it an interesting place to visit - not the least because of some of the art deco touches added to the fabric...More

Thank nick w
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very impressive and amazing how this engineer monoment is made. You must go there and pay a visit if you are in the area. Come early if you want less crowd :-)

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have read about this construction feat that was built and how it was build is amazing - sad to see the water so low ! Lots of people - slow moving traffic but worth hassle ! A must stop ! Truly a marvel accomplishment!

Thank Bob S
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budne1
18 February 2018|
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Response from Cheryl M | Reviewed this property |
We visited a week ago on a Saturday and drove ourselves and left about 10 am. We did the full tour at 1:30pm and had no trouble getting tickets.
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Mark M
12 February 2018|
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Response from patphx | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you may drive down to the level of the dam, park on either side, and walk across the dam. The first parking you see is the large garage ($10), or you can drive across the dam and park on the other side where there are... More
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akita224
11 February 2018|
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Response from Neal G | Reviewed this property |
I would say now, fairly light on visitors, temperature is perfect.
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