• Overlooking Chetro Ketl

    Chaco Culture

    National Historical Park New Mexico

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  • Kin Bineola and Kin Ya' a Great Houses CLOSED

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Fee Waiver

School visit photo

Local high school visit to Chaco

If you represent an academic institution, you may be eligible for a waiver of entrance fees for the adults over 15 years in your group (children 15 and under are free). Download this Word document to apply for an academic fee waiver (pdf version - 231kb).

Did You Know?

R H Kern drawing of Pueblo Pintado

Many buildings got the names you see at the park today during an exploration under Lieutenant James Simpson in 1849. Simpson recorded the names given to him by one of his guides, Carravahal. They have linguistic origins in Spanish, Navajo, and Hopi.