What connections do you have to the place you call home?
For more than 10,000 years, ancestral Native American people have called the land at our monument home. At Montezuma Castle and Tuzigoot National Monuments, we recognize the long history of this land and the connections that indigenous peoples have to this place today. Our monument is a place where people come to remember their ancestors, collect resources from the land, and reflect on important events and histories that have taken place here. This land continues to be a place where people live and thrive together. We encourage you to consider your place within this history as you explore our monument.
The following tribes and groups have strong ties to Montezuma Castle/Tuzigoot National Monument.Want to learn more? Visit their websites below.
Ak-Chin Indian Community
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation
Gila River Indian Community
The Hopi Tribe
Pueblo of Zuni
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
Tohono O’odham Nation
Yavapai Prescott Indian Tribe
Have more questions? We encourage you to reach out to these tribes and groups directly.
Last updated: September 24, 2020