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Cool insight into Native American history

Stopped here in the early morning - unfortunately before the museum opened, so we just did a... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2018
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Small but worthwhile

If you have any interest at all in native american ruins, this tiny museum is a worthwhile stop... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
Tombstone, Arizona
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have an interest in the natives who lived in the area, take a few minutes to stop here, see the museum and walk the trail.

Thank ScouterVirginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not miss this historical site. It is inland from the rim between the Lipan Point and Moran Point. It is not as busy as the view points but it has a lot of history

Thank Tvler8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Tuzigoot, Wupataki, and Montezuma’s castle and all of the ruins there were better than the ones here. However, if you are driving past on the Desert View drive and you don’t know anything about the ancient Puebloan people who were ancestors of modern...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2018

If you are visiting the Grand Canyon South Rim, happen to be entering or exiting through the East Entrance, have some extra time to waste, and are NOT seeing ANY other Native American ruins anywhere else along your entire itinerary, THEN I suppose you might...More

1  Thank DrHickenlocher
Reviewed August 20, 2018

I think my wife thought there would be a building still standing. For me it was more about the learning home people lived here. They had a sweat room, Im not really sure why they would need that when all they needed to do is...More

Thank Mfoss31
Reviewed July 14, 2018

The Museum was not very big, but definitely worth a stop. The artifacts on display are educational and really bring home the fact that these were Native American lands. A short and easy loop through the ruins was also worth the time.

Thank nikolaik
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Stopped here in the early morning - unfortunately before the museum opened, so we just did a self-guided walking tour of the ruins area. They have little placards around the yard explaining what you were looking at and what each section was used for. Interesting...More

Thank vickitoria
Reviewed June 5, 2018

We stopped here and were amazed. The ruins are unlike any others you'll see. The museum was a great place to start as it will explain to you all you'll need to know to truly enjoy your visit. Lots of good phot ops here as...More

Thank barbaragwen270
Reviewed May 27, 2018

The little museum is really great and it's interesting to walk around the site if you like history. Go see it!

Thank JoiseyGL
Reviewed May 1, 2018

If you have any interest at all in native american ruins, this tiny museum is a worthwhile stop. The trails are short, mostly level, and have good informational signs.

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