Lesson Plan for High School Students Created by 2011 Teacher-Ranger-Teacher Arren Swift

Feast or Famine? Document Based Question Essay Lesson Plan

Activities for Younger Students

Links to activities for younger students are available on our ranger-guided tour page.


Education Groups May Qualify for a Fee Waiver

Visit our Fees and Reservations page for more information.

A close-up of a student walking through a field.
Student on a tour at the monument.

A field trip to Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument and first-hand explorations of its resources gives students a wonderful opportunity to form their own intellectual and emotional connections to our shared cultural heritage.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

HC 68 Box 100
Silver City , NM 88061


(575) 536-9461
Visitor Center Phone Number

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