Learn About the Park

Visitors and archeologist at Newspaper Rock

Stay connected to what is happening at Petrified Forest.

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Photos & Multimedia

Photographs, videos, and more provide an in-depth look at the park.

Ancient black on white ladle artifact on a black background
History & Culture

The Human Story at Petrified Forest is over 13,000 years long.

Butterfly on flower

Learn about the park's many natural resources.

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Science & Research

National parks are like living laboratories and buried treasure chests rolled into one.

Kids talk with a ranger

Teachers, let us bring the park into your classroom!

Kids flying kites among petrified logs
Kids & Youth

Activities and information to connect the young (and young at heart) to the park.

Rangers learn and share during training

Understand the rules and decisions that guide park operations.

The bookstore is non-profit!

Find where to shop for Petrified Forest items for your home library.

Last updated: October 13, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Petrified Forest National Park
P.O. Box 2217

Petrified Forest, AZ 86028-2217


928 524-6228

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