• Lower Cliff Dwelling

    Tonto

    National Monument Arizona

Park Statistics

Visitation (Calendar Year)

1935 – 5,540 (first records)
1950 – 17,699
1960 – 46,073
1970 – 53,039
1980 – 60,328
1990 – 45,536
2000 – 76,059
2001 – 80,006
2002 – 57,325
2003 – 59,213
2004 – 63,213
2005 – 75,139
2006 - 63,732
2007 - 56,174
2008 - 63,553
2009 - 60,535
2010 - 60,497


Budget (Fiscal Year)

FY 2003 Annual Budget - $727,000
FY 2004 Annual Budget - $726,000
FY 2005 Annual Budget - $748,400
FY 2006 Annual Budget - $769,000

Did You Know?

old photo of the Lower Cliff Dwellings

The first known written record of the cliff dwellings at Tonto National Monument dates from 1880. Archeologist Adolph Bandelier visited the dwellings in 1883, and said they were some of the best preserved he had ever seen. More...