• Lower Cliff Dwelling


    National Monument Arizona

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  • Visitor Center is closed

    The Visitor Center and bookstore will be closed for several weeks for construction. A temporary Visitor Center will be set up in the parking lot. The trail to the Lower Cliff Dwelling will be open during this period. No entrance fees will be collected.

For Kids

Tonto National Monument offers a variety of wonderful opportunities for children to learn about the archeological and natural resources of the area.

Check our calendar of events for talks, tours, and special activities that might be scheduled during your visit. Also be sure to check out our virtual tour.

We also have Junior Ranger and Junior Web Ranger programs for children ages 6 - 14.

Check the Park Fun page for activities to help your child learn about Tonto National Monument. More activities will be added from time to time.

Did You Know?

hillside with wildflowers

Spring can be a very colorful season at Tonto National Monument, but when will the wildflowers bloom? Rain is needed throughout the winter, and warm days are a good indicator of a full bloom ahead. If you miss the peak flowering season, remember that you’ve also missed the peak crowds. More...