Fees & Reservations
Generally, reservations are not needed or accepted for family visits to the park. Visitors may guide themselves through the (pre-)historic area at their own pace while reading wayside panels that explain features and history. Guided tours, when available, are first come first served. Visitors are not required to remain on a guided tour in order to see the main features of the park. Special events or guided tours of areas not normally open to the public will require reservations, however. Advanced reservations for special events can be made in person or by telephone. Reservations require speaking with a park ranger, voice mail, email, or other methods will not be accepted. The park telephone number is (520) 723-3172.
The following fees are in effect at Casa Grande Ruins NM:
Entrance and Standard Amenity fees, as well as proceeds from the sale of recreation passes are used for conserving our nation's land, wildlife, waterways and historical sites, as well as developing, maintaining and improving visitor services and recreational opportunities.
Learn more about the America the Beautiful Federal Recreation Passes at http://www.nps.gov/fees_passes.htm
America the Beautiful
Federal Interagency Recreational Lands Passes are honored by the National Park Service, the Bureau of Land Management, the Bureau of Reclamation, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the U.S. Forest Service.
Military Annual Pass (free) is accepted at all National Park Service and other Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity Fee, and is valid for one year from date of issue. Pass admits the pass holder + 3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas like Casa Grande Ruins. At per vehicle fee areas, the pass admits the pass holder(s) and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle. Must be currently serving active duty U.S. Military member or dependent of currently serving active duty U.S. Military member. Miltary ID required (CAC card, gold color dependent card) to obtain pass.
Use "Volunteering" link for information on volunteer opportunities at Casa Grande Ruins.
Every Kid in A Park Pass for 4th Graders (Free) Available to U.S. 4th graders (including home-schooled and free-choice learners 10 years of age) with a valid Every Kid in a Park paper voucher, the pass is valid from September to August of their fourth grade year. The pass covers the student and 3 adults of their choice where entry fees are collected per person. It covers everyone in the private vehicle with the student where entry fees are collected by vehicle. Student must visit www.everykidinapark.gov to earn and print their pass before their park visit.
We are pleased to accept credit cards, cash, and traveler's checks, with credit cards the preferred method of payment. Business or personal checks may be accepted as well, but are not preferred. We will ask for identification when you present credit cards or checks. Thank you.