For Kids

A young girl explores the rings of Saturn with a telescope.
A young girl explores the rings of Saturn through a telescope.

NPS Photo by Jaclyn Waggoner

Kid-Friendly Activities
El Malpais National Monument has many activities that are fun for the entire family! From Junior Ranger activities to hikes, El Malpais is full of great options. The monument also has ranger-guided programs throughout the year. To see if a program is available during your visit please see the calendar page. For suggestions on activities to do with your family, please contact the El Malpais Visitor Center at (505)876-2783.

Last updated: December 23, 2017

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1900 E. Santa Fe Ave.
Grants, NM 87020


(505) 876-2783

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