• The Great House at Casa Grande Ruins stands out for miles

    Casa Grande Ruins

    National Monument Arizona

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    The Visitor Center is OPEN! Major heating/cooling system work is done. Fees are being collected and passes are available.

Park Fun

Welcome to our Park Fun pages - Have fun and learn about Casa Grande Ruins!

Use the Fun Facts to learn about the park on-line.
Use the Scouting Programs to learn about programs for Boy and Girl Scouts.
Watch for more programs and ways to enjoy your park as they are added!!

 
This area is for kids of all ages

See how much you know by viewing the Fun Facts

Let's go exploring! The Fun Facts pages will help you learn about the Casa Grande, how and why we protect it, and the prehistoric Hohokam culture.

 

Earn Scouting Awards

If you are currently a Boy Scout or a Girl Scout you can visit Casa Grande Ruins as part of your requirements for earning awards in scouting. Visit our Scouting Programs page to see what you might be interested in and what you might have your scout group come to achieve.

Did You Know?

The Hohokam grew corn using a sophisticated irrigation system.

Farmers have grown crops in the Salt and Gila River valleys for over 2000 years. The ancestral Sonoran Desert people grew corn, squash, beans, and cotton by creating a flood irrigation system with over 1000 miles of canals. More...