Fire RESTRICTIONS now in effect!
Fire restrictions are in effect at El Morro. NO smoking anywhere in the monument; smoking may only be done inside a private vehicle. NO wood or charcoal fires in the monument as well. Do your part: don't let a wildfire start! More »
Thank you for choosing to visit El Morro National Monument. A combination of hundreds of years of human history and millions of years of natural wonders can make this a truly educational experience for you and your students.
Did You Know?
Alligator juniper got its name from its bark which resembles the scaly plates, or chutes, on an alligator's back.