VISIT THE DISCOVERY CENTER
CREATE YOUR OWN EXPERIENCE AT THE CANYON COUNTRY DISCOVERY CENTER
The Canyon Country Discovery Center offers hands-on educational experiences about the Colorado Plateau through learning stations (exhibits), adventure education field trips, workshops, professional development training, citizen science projects, and classes on our campus and throughout the Colorado Plateau.
Engage with interactive exhibits in the Colorado Plateau Education Center.
Climb on the bouldering wall or explore our nature playscape offering musical instruments, rocks to climb, adventure through tunnels, and digging in our sandbox.
DIG A LITTLE DEEPER
Investigate worlds of the Colorado Plateau large and small, through hands-on activities.
Our building incorporates an energy-efficient technology design derived from the Colorado Plateau’s natural and human cultures: a circular visitor's center exhibit hall connects to a south-facing rectangular building with a classroom, conference space, kitchen, and staff offices. The Canyon Country Discovery Center is located in Monticello, Utah, a gateway to Utah’s iconic Canyon Country.
Our Canyon Country Discovery Center campus includes:
16,200 square foot building with a conference hall that seats up to 120 people and can break out into 4 spaces.
Exhibit Hall with 30 hands-on learning stations.
48-acres of juniper, piñon, and sagebrush.
Trails for leisurely hikes, snowshoeing, or cross country skiing.
Full catering kitchen and 5 covered picnic pavilions.
Observatory for night sky viewing.
5 culturally themed learning pavilions and 15 outdoor learning stations.
Classroom and research lab.
Wetlands and pond.
CANYON COUNTRY DISCOVERY CENTER
1117 N. Main St.
Monticello, UT 84535
Tuesday - Saturday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed Thanksgiving Day.
Please note, to ensure safety guidelines and physical distancing, there may be a delay in admission to the Discovery Center. Please call ahead to reserve your time. Masks are required for entry.
Adults - $10
Children (12 & Under) - $6
Seniors (65+), Military, & Students - $8
"Celebrating 35 Years" Annual Membership - $35
San Juan, Grand, Dolores, and Montezuma Counties:
$2 Discount on all single-entry admissions