• Historic inscriptions carved in the bluff at El Morro.

    El Morro

    National Monument New Mexico

Where To Eat

While there are no restaurants within El Morro National Monument, there are many options within 15 miles, and many more in the towns of Gallup, Grants, and Zuni. The closest eateries are listed below.

Inscription Rock Trading and Coffee Company (1 mile east)

The Ancient Way Cafe (1 mile east)

Tinaja Family Restaurant: 505 783-4349 (5 miles east)

Stagecoach Restaurant: 505 783-4288 (12 miles west)

Did You Know?

Image of White-throated Swift

El Morro National Monument's avian claim to fame is the White-throated Swift, which was described to science for the very first time here in 1851, by Dr. S. W. Woodhouse of the Sitgreaves Expedition.