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Crowning a desert hilltop is an ancient pueblo. A child scans the desert landscape for the arrival of traders. What riches will they bring? What stories will they tell? From the rooftop of the Tuzigoot pueblo it is easy to imagine such a moment. The pueblo shows us this ancient village built by the Sinagua people. They were farmers and artists with trade connections that spanned hundreds of miles.

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Connect With Us!

Do you tweet? So do we! Find out more and follow us at the link below; let us know what amazed you during your visit!

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Go Bird Watching!

Your park Biologist and the Sonoran Desert Network have finished a new Bird List. Check it out and then come on over and see which birds you can spot!

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Calling All Teachers!

Find out how you can enliven your summer by being a Teacher-Ranger-Teacher who helps us reach out to kids. Get university credit too!

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Virtual Tour of Tuzigoot

Can't make it in person?? Check out this snazzy, new virtual tour of Tuzigoot's museum and visitor center. And, check out those artifacts!

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Centennial in 2016


2016 will mark the 100th Birthday of the National Park Service! Check out all the events we have held to mark the path to this important event...

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Become a Junior Ranger!

Learn more about Tuzigoot and earn your badge! You can download our new Junior Ranger Book here or pick up a copy at the Tuzigoot Visitor Center.

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Become a VIP!

Help out your national parks by becoming a Volunteer-In-Park. We love the company, and you get to have fun doing any number of jobs!

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Free Field Trips!

Teachers! We love to see students' smiling faces. Bring your class on a field trip to Montezuma Castle or Tuzigoot!

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Podcast Series from Military Kids!

Military kids from across Arizona came to Tuzigoot National Monument to learn about the prehistoric site, gain photography skills and create a podcast

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