From hunter-gatherers to farmers, herders, ranchers, and caretakers, many people have called Wupatki home.
Remnants of their lives are preserved here through the efforts of the National Park Service, the US Forest Service, and others. The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was responsible for early preservation efforts and development of many of the buildings and trails we use today.
Did You Know?
Flagstaff, Arizona is the world's first designated International Dark Sky City. This helps to ensure dark night skies at 3 national monuments located nearby - Wupatki, Sunset Crater Volcano, and Walnut Canyon.