Where To Eat
MUSEUM AND SPRUCE TREE HOUSE AREA
Spruce Tree Terrace Cafe
Open daily. (Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day)
Hours of operation vary seasonally
Metate Room Restaurant
Open late-April to mid-October
Open May to mid-October
Knife Edge Cafe
Did You Know?
On a snowy December day in 1888, while ranchers Richard Wetherill and Charlie Mason searched Mesa Verde’s canyons for stray cattle, they unexpectedly came upon Cliff Palace for the first time. The following year, the Wetherill brothers and Mason explored an additional 182 cliff dwellings.