• Historic inscriptions carved in the bluff at El Morro.

    El Morro

    National Monument New Mexico

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Volunteer

There are a number of volunteer opportunities at the monument. Volunteers assist the staff with visitor information, guided walks, interpretive talks, school programs, trail maintenance, monitoring rock falls, and snow removal.

Housing or a trailer pad may be available.

Contact the park at 505-783-4226 to inquire about current volunteer opportunities.

Did You Know?

Image of Governor Onate's inscription carved in 1605

The first inscription carved at El Morro was that of Governor Don Juan de Onate in 1605, 15 years before the pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock.