Almost Nobody Knows That Parts Of The Iconic Movie Planet Of The Apes Were Filmed Near This Tiny Arizona Town

There are so many small towns in Arizona where huge things happened. One of our favorites is Page, a nature lover’s paradise known as the “gateway” to Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Many people don’t know that scenes from the iconic 1968 movie Planet of the Apes were filmed in the Page area. If you’ve seen this celebrated classic, prepare to be fascinated beyond belief.

How does it feel knowing scenes from such a successful film were shot right here in Arizona? Are there any other small towns in Arizona with impressive claims to fame? Tell us your thoughts in the comments! Don’t forget to check out our previous article for more things to do in Page, Arizona.

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Address: Page, AZ 86040, USA