NPS Centennial

The National Park Service turns 100 on August 25, 2016. As we lead up to the centennial, we invite you to participate in Find Your Park Experiences to learn, discover, be inspired, or simply have fun in national parks. Find Your Park Experiences offer unique opportunities to explore national parks both in person and online. Check out the experiences in this park or search all experiences to identify an opportunity that matches your interests. You can also share your national park story at FindYourPark.com.

A Call to Action remains the foundation for our 2016 centennial preparations. It is the National Park Service's blueprint for the future, outlining the innovative work we want to accomplish. Tuzigoot National Monument is a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we're doing and get involved!

 

Experiences 

  • Birding at Tuzigoot

    A small bird sits on a masonry wall.

    Tuzigoot National Monument preserves a pueblo - an archaeological site of the Sinagua Culture. It is also serves as an important area for year-round and migratory birds. Come check out the trails: from the soaring views of the Tower Room, to the meandering marsh trail, you'll find a wide range of birds call Tuzigoot home. Read more



Call to Action Projects 

  • Military Kids' Podcasts Meld History, Technology and the Great Outdoors

    OMK youth grinds corn before making a digital story

    On a recent Saturday military kids spent the day learning about the Sinaguan culture that lived at Tuzigoot NM. This is a new partnership between the NPS and Arizona Operation: Military Kids-University of Arizona Cooperative Extension. The youth made digital stories sharing their views of the prehistoric site. They came up with amazing videos - in just one day! Watch to see how the life skills these military kids use every day are the same ones the Sinagua used long ago. Read more

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