The Best Friends Visitor Center

The Best Friends Visitor Center, located in the heart of Kanab, is an interactive educational center for tourists to learn more about Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, our national programs and, of course, the animals. Folks will have the opportunity to sign up for Sanctuary tours, get information on volunteering, grab a tasty drink, and even meet a few adorable, adoptable pets! Be sure to check out our upcoming events listed below, like Bunny Yoga and Paint Your Pet's Portrait! 

235 South 100 East in Kanab, Utah
Across from Glazier’s Market
435-644-8584
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Summer hours (March - October): Sunday - Wednesday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. & Thursday - Saturday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Winter hours (November - February): Closed Sundays/Mondays. Open Tuesday - Saturday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. 


UPCOMING EVENTS AT VISITOR CENTER


Easter Weekend, April 14 - 16: Lettuce Entertain You

Free tours of the Bunny House are provided year-round, daily at 2 p.m. (except for Christmas day). For Easter weekend, the bunnies have even more fun planned! 

  • Saturday, April 15: Bunny Yoga at 12 p.m. at the Best Friends Visitor Center in town. It’s a gentle yoga class, with adoptable bunnies! 
  • Easter Sunday: Additional Bunny House tour at 11 a.m., as well as the normally scheduled 2 p.m. tour. Need a ride up to the Sanctuary for the Bunny House tour? We can do that! Contact us at 435-644-8584 or visitorcenter@bestfriends.org
  • All weekend long the Best Friends Visitor Center in town will have bunny-themed kids crafts and a special treat making station for the bunnies! 

First Saturday of every month, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Bunny Yoga

Need a bunny fix? Best Friends Visitor Center in town invites you to a gentle yoga class and opportunity to meet a few adorable, adoptable Sanctuary bunnies. Just watch where you step! Mats will be provided if needed. Suggested donation of $10 will be gifted to Best Friends. Best Friends' members and staff receive free entry. All ages are welcome! To reserve a spot, click here and use the calendar to select the appropriate date. 

Trouble booking? No problem! Just give us a call at 435-644-8584 or email visitorcenter@bestfriends for assistance. 


Every Friday, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: Paint Your Pet's Portrait! 

Searching for an indoor activity to do? Or maybe you're looking for something new to do for date night or family night? For just $20 per person, you're provided with an 11x14 canvas, paints, brushes, and artist instruction. And no prior painting experience is needed! Just email jennifernagle@hotmail.com to sign up.

Don't have a pet? No problem! Thumb through one of the many Best Friends' magazines to find an animal of your liking or email a web image to visitorcenter@bestfriends.org and we'll print it out for you.


Last Saturday of every month, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Purrs & Poses (Yoga with Adoptable Cats)

Join us for a gentle yoga class and an opportunity to meet adoptable cats, Bart & Auggie! Mats will be provided. Suggested donation of $10 will be gifted to the animals. Best Friends members and staff receive free entry. All ages are welcome! To reserve a spot, click here and use the calendar to select an appropriate date. 

Trouble booking? No problem! Just give us a call at 435-644-8584 or email visitorcenter@bestfriends for assistance.