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

    Casa Grande Ruins

    National Monument Arizona

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  • Visitor Center Rennovations

    Park is having major electrical and heating/cooling system work done. The Visitor Center will be closed until late June but restrooms, movie auditorium, historic ruins area, and picnic area will remain open (no fees or pass sales during rennovation).

Event Details

  • 04/27/2013

    Location: Casa Grande Ruins Visitor Center Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Fee Information: children 15 and under free, $3 for craft supplies

One highlight of National Park Week is National Junior Ranger Day, which will be celebrated at Casa Grande Ruins on Saturday, April 27, with Michael Reynolds from Ceramics from the Heart.  Ceramics from the Heart will feature American Indian related fired ceramic pieces that children can paint. A small fee will be charged depending on which items are chosen to be painted.  Participants in the April 27th program will earn a free Junior Ranger prize and entry into a one day drawing for a Rangerland Puzzle and a special metal Junior Ranger badge.  In addition, all children who participate in the self-guided Junior Ranger program during National Park Week will earn a patch and will be eligible to enter a drawing for a Rangerland Game and special metal Junior Ranger badge.