Rainbow Forest Museum, Petrified Forest National Park

#12 of 17 in Things to do in Petrified Forest National Park
Rainbow Forest Museum is located in Petrified Forest National Park. With our world travel planner, Petrified Forest National Park attractions like Rainbow Forest Museum can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Create an itinerary including Rainbow Forest Museum
Save Saved
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Rainbow Forest Museum Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
42 reviews
  • The Rainbow Forest Museum at the south entrance to the Park has it all - Dinosaurs, Petrified Wood, Exhibits & Park Information . It’s a great place to see examples & to learn about the Park. ( Kids w...  more »
  • There is no comparison between the quality of the visitor center now versus when I was here last in 2000. A fantastic improvement. The exhibits and displays are very informative and well done, and the...  more »
  • Amazing national park stop. Even if you only have a few minutes, it is worth going through the museum and walking the trail outside to see the petrified forest. Quite a place indeed.
  • Super informative guide in here. My daughter kept them going and never faulted with one of her questions or comments. Great interactions

Plan your trip to Petrified Forest National Park

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Petrified Forest National Park

Duration: 2​h 30​min
Duration: 2​h 30​min
Duration: 1​h 30​min
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Side trips from Petrified Forest National Park

Duration: 2​h 30​min
Duration: 1​h 30​min
Duration: 1​h 30​min