Window Into The Past

Established December 8, 1906, Montezuma Castle is the third National Monument dedicated to preserving Native American culture. This 20 room high-rise apartment, nestled into a towering limestone cliff, tells a story of ingenuity, survival and ultimately, prosperity in an unforgiving desert landscape.


Archaeology at Montezuma Castle

Explore artifacts from the Sinagua People

A sunny picture of the Montezuma Well

Montezuma Well

Explore the geology, plants, and animals.

A calm day with a beaver creek flowing swiftly.

Natural Resources at Montezuma Castle

Explore the wildlife and plants of Montezuma Castle.

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Montezuma Well under a starry sky

Protecting The Night

Protecting Our Dark Skies

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Nearby Attractions

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P. O. Box 219
Camp Verde, AZ 86322


928 567-3322

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