Chapin Mesa Archeological Museum
January to early March, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm*
*The museum is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.
The museum is located on Chapin Mesa, 20 miles from the park entrance.
Did You Know?
A subterranean kiva remained 50 degrees Fahrenheit all year round. So for the Ancestral Puebloans, it stayed cool in the summer, and only a small fire was needed to keep it warm in the winter.