Joshua Tree National Park Visitors Center

Tourist Information, Gift Shop
Division St. (at Park Blvd.)
Joshua Tree, CA 92252
(760) 366-1855
Monday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Tips

  • Pay your entry fee with a credit card here.
  • If you love Joshua tree...buy the annual pass. Just $30 gets you in all year.
  • Good visitor center to stop at before entering the park. Very knowledgeable rangers.
  • Remember that dogs are allowed in the park but not on the trails!
  • A must stop before entering the park! Get a free map. Cheap water....did I say cheap water. Can never have too much!
  • Joshua Tree is one of the most special and unique places on earth. Worth a visit any time a year.
  • Very dirty and small bathrooms. Expect to wait.
  • You will get good informstion about the park. You can buy water for just one dollar.
  • If you want maps and other park recommendations, take a few minutes and stop here before heading on to the Park.
  • Stop here if you want information on the Park as the Park itself does not have a manned center. The Rangers here are super helpful and can provide some great recommendations. It can get crowded!
  • Bring lots of water on hot days
  • Look for Jamie for great tips about activities in the park.
  • Grab some maps and if you don't have water get a cold bottle here as well (it's cheaper than across the street). They also have a seating area with an informational video as well.
  • Amazing experience
  • Amazing !!!!!
  • They don't tell you that the Cholla Garden is very dangerous. If you stop there, make sure you keep your kids with you. The spines of the cholla can embed themselves into your flesh.It's very painful.
  • Tolle infos. Nette ranger.
  • Get a free map and buy some Joshua Tree seeds on your way back home!

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