• Montezuma Castle's prehistoric dwelling

    Montezuma Castle

    National Monument Arizona

Management

The staff at Montezuma Castle National Monument is committed to preserving this special part of Native American History for the enjoyment of this and future generations. We work closely with federal, state, local and private partners to monitor and protect the park’s natural, cultural, and historic resources.

Did You Know?

Western Diamondback

Both the Western Diamondback and the Black-tailed Rattlesnake call Montezuma Castle their home. This Diamondback was marked for our monitoring project. This multi-year undertaking led to new management techniques, including stopping relocation since this could lead to the death of the snake. More...