Visitor Center Rennovations
April, May, & June 2014 are scheduled for major electrical and heating/cooling system rennovation. The Visitor Center will be closed but restrooms, movie auditorium, historic ruins area, and picnic area will remain open (no fees during rennovation).
Examine the Mysteries of the Ruins
Hand-on learning with fees waived and materials provided! Learn about Hohokam Culture agriculture and plant use, Hohokam Culture trade, and the building and use of the Casa Grande. Reservations 3 weeks in advance required. Student activities are outdoors- plan morning visits. Program requires at least one and one half hours; we prefer two hours. Come explore!
Puppets and Preservation
Younger students (K-2) learn about preservation, protection, and the Hohokam Culture through a puppet show and other age appropriate activitiesRead More
Culture, Crafts, Corn
What would life be like back in the time of the Ancestral Desert People? Work on chores, crafts, and games 1350s style (grades 3 to 5)Read More
Where does the Hohokam Culture fit into our history? How did the Ancient Desert People's accomplishments compare to other contemporary cultures?Read More