Fall 2013: Highway Interchange Bridge Work
Painted Desert Traffic Interchange (I-40 Exit 311) may be closed for construction. Check here for updates from Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT): More »
Nov. 2012-July 2013, due to bank error credit cards may not have been charged for your entrance fee
...due to a bank error credit cards may not have been charged for your entrance fee, even if you received a receipt from the entrance station. The error was corrected on Sept. 26th, 2013. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
As an educator you are eligible for a Teacher's Membership in the Petrified Forest Museum Association. For only $10 you receive a 25% discount on all items from any Petrified Forest Museum Association bookstore and a 10-15% discount at any other association bookstore at national park sites nationwide. It's a deal you can't refuse!
National Park Service Interpretation and Education
Alien Invasions: Plants on the Move: weed curriculum for grades K-12
Did You Know?
Petrified Forest National Park has one of the most diverse collections of prehistoric pottery fragments in the Southwest.