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    National Park Arizona

Saguaro National Park: A Common Heritage DVD

This 21-minute DVD, with versions in English and Spanish, explores the stories of the people who settled in this area. Follow in the footsteps of prehistoric Hohokam, early Hispanic settlers, and modern-day visitors.

This DVD is available for loan by contacting Melanie Florez at (520) 733-5151 or by e-mail at e-mail us

Fiesta de Saguaro

Did You Know?


The average life span of a saguaro cactus is 150 years, but some plants may live more than 200 years. A 20 foot tall saguaro weighs approximately 1 ton (2000 pounds).