• Historic inscriptions carved in the bluff at El Morro.

    El Morro

    National Monument New Mexico

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  • 2014 Compendium now available

    The 2014 compendium is now available via the link below. It includes new prohibitions on the operation of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in national park units. More »

Things To Know Before You Come

Park rangers and volunteers are here to help you.

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The staff at El Morro National Monument looks forward to your visit! Click on the brown links above for information to make your visit as enjoyable as possible. In addition, you may always contact us for more information.
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A Student Conservation Association intern explains
the significance of El Morro National Monument.
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New Firearm Regulations

New firearm regulations will take effect on February 22, 2010. Make sure you know the law before your visit; click here to read all the details.

Did You Know?

Image of historic Mesa-top Trail at El Morro National Monument

The Headland Trail at El Morro National Monument was hand-carved into the sandstone by a Civil Works Administration (CWA) crew in 1933. CWA was one of the New Deal programs initiated by President Franklin D. Roosevelt during the Great Depression.