Bureau of Reclamation Lower Colorado Region Banner
Reclamation Home             Regional Offices             Newsroom             Library             Projects & Facilities

Hoover Dam Powerplant Tour

Quick Links
Other Tour Options
     Hoover Dam Tour Description
     Visitor Center Admission

Purchase Tickets (Powerplant Tour and Visitor Center Admission Only)

Amenities and Visitation Hints
Rules
For More Information

The Powerplant Tour is one way to see, learn and appreciate what Hoover Dam is all about; another available option is the Dam Tour.

The Powerplant Tour offers a combination of presentations by Reclamation guides, audio and film presentations, exhibits and other media that provide a comprehensive view of the massive dam and its operations, as well as highlight many of the unique features around the site. It takes about two hours to discover all the features at Hoover Dam.

Tickets may be purchased on-site from 9:00 a.m. until 4:15 p.m. (all times are Pacific Time), or visit our Ticket Vendor -- Denison Parking -- to purchase them in advance.

Category
Price
Adults (Ages 17-61) $15.00
Seniors (62+) $12.00
Juniors (ages 4-16) $12.00
U.S. Military $12.00
U.S. Military (in Uniform) Free
Children (Ages 0-3) Free

THINGS TO SEE AND DO ON THE POWERPLANT TOUR

To get the most enjoyment from your visit to Hoover Dam, we recommend the following guide:

To enter the Visitor Center, take the escalator or elevator across the road from the Visitor Center down below street level to the security checkpoint/ticketing area:

Visitor Center Presentations and Exhibits - Theater Level

Inside the Powerplant

Visitor Center Presentations and Exhibits - Exhibit Level

Visitor Center - Observation Deck Level

Street Level Displays and Exhibits

Hoover Dam intake towers

Last Reviewed: November 2013