Wupatki National Monument, Flagstaff

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See Native American ruins in a desert setting at Wupatki National Monument. Three buildings and nearly 30 structures can be located throughout a 14,266 hectare (35,253 acre) area. First populated around 500 CE by Anasazi, Cohonina, and Sinagua tribes, the area was inhabited until 1225. Start your tour at the visitor center, where you'll find exhibits and historical facts and see schedules of interpretive programs. From there, begin the self-guided tour of the pueblo, or ask about the organized hikes and ranger talks taking place at the time of your visit. By using our Flagstaff online trip itinerary planner , you can arrange your visit to Wupatki National Monument and other attractions in Flagstaff.
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  • This site has a very well organized self guided tour of a very large pueblos. The visitor center had lots of information and the staff was very helpful and friendly.  more »
  • We continued down the road from Sunset Crater and it was definitely worth the extra miles. One of the ruins was built on top of a giant flat rock and it was really not that high. This area reminded me...  more »
  • We really enjoyed our visit. The park staff were very helpful, we learned a lot and we are glad we saw it.  more »

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