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

    Mesa Verde

    National Park Colorado

Mesa Verde To Host 2012 Annual Business Open House

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Date: April 18, 2012
Contact: Betty Lieurance, 970-529-4608

Mesa Verde National Park would like to invite local businesses to its Annual Business Open House. This year the park will be partnering with the Dolores Public Lands Office. The Open House will be held on Monday, April 30, 2012, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., at the First National Bank building in Cortez.

The Business Open House provides participants with information concerning park events, summer schedules, entrance fee information and general information concerning park operations. The Dolores Public Lands Office will share information about their upcoming programs and services.

An optional tour of the new Mesa Verde Visitor and Research Center will be provided following the informational session. Please RSVP to Sue Johnson-Erner at 970-529-4612 or sue_johnson-erner@nps.gov.   


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Did You Know?

View of mesas

The Ancestral Puebloans inhabited Mesa Verde for more than 700 years (550 A.D. to 1300 A.D.), but for the first six centuries, they primarily lived on the mesa tops. It was not until the final 75 to 100 years that they constructed and lived in the cliff dwellings for which Mesa Verde is known.