• 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?

Photo of Chaco Wash

The climate of Chaco Canyon 1,000 years ago was very similar to the climate in the park today, with annual precipitation of only eight to nine inches. The Puebloans constructed water control features like dams, canals, and headgates for farming in such a dry environment.