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Hoover Dam Powerplant Tour

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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 3:45 p.m. (all times are Pacific Time), or visit our Ticket Vendor -- Denison Parking -- to purchase them in advance.

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


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: March 2015