• View of Square Tower House, seen along the Mesa Top Loop

    Mesa Verde

    National Park Colorado

Mesa Top Sites

The pages listed below provide information about some of the mesa top archeological sites in Mesa Verde National Park. For site locations, go to park maps, or click on the specific map located on each page below. (Note: All maps on the following Mesa Top Sites pages open as pdfs. To get the Free Adobe Reader, which is required to read the pdf files, click here.)
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To learn about other types of ancient dwellings, please see the Cliff Dwellings page.

Did You Know?

The north courtyard of Balcony House

Contrary to popular belief, the Ancestral Puebloan people of Mesa Verde did not disappear. They migrated south to New Mexico and Arizona, and became today’s modern pueblo people.