The Grand Canyon region has been home to humans for more than 13,000 years. The Ancestral Puebloan people have lived in and around the canyon for several thousand years, leaving behind dwellings, garden sites, food storage areas, and artifacts.
Traditionally Associated Tribes
There are eleven current tribes that have historic connections to the lands and resources now found within Grand Canyon National Park.
Grand Canyon's Associated Tribes
Learn more about Grand Canyon' associated tribes on Arizona State University's Nature, Culture, and History at Grand Canyon website.
Humans have been around the Grand Canyon region for up to 12,000 years. Find out what archaeologists have found inside the park.
Visit the Tusayan Ruins and Museum
Visit the 800-year-old ancestral Puebloan site and learn about the people who called this place home.
Last updated: September 21, 2019