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Interesting Preserved Pueblo Site

What you'll find here is the foundational remains of an excavated pueblo near the South Rim. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Henderson, Nevada
Museum and ruins

The Museum is located on the South Rim portion of Grand Canyon. Signs are clearly marked For its... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2019
Victoria P
Carefree, Arizona
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3 Miles West of Desert View Visitor Center, Desert View Drive, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What you'll find here is the foundational remains of an excavated pueblo near the South Rim. The site dates back about 800 years and, except for some stabilization efforts, little if anything has been restored. You'll be able to discover several rooms, storage units and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

The Museum is located on the South Rim portion of Grand Canyon. Signs are clearly marked For its location. The small museum is interesting telling stories about the local Indians and showing their culture. A small bookstore and very warm and helpful staff person can...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Victoria P
Reviewed July 7, 2019

This is a small museum that is a must if you are interested in native American history. It shows how the puebloan people lived and what sort of crops were grown many centuries ago. In addition, there is a smaller section on Navajo artefacts. It...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Brian M
Reviewed June 15, 2019

The museum is just off the main road. It is small but contains a fair amount of Indian artifacts and information to make it worth a visit. The village ruins show a small number of people lived there.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank origsnoopy1
Reviewed May 22, 2019

The Tusayan ruins are not so interesting or impressive without any explanation (literally a pile of rocks!), but the museum and especially the ranger tour make this pile of rocks come to life. It was super interesting to learn about the people who lived here,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank atrevida
Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I visited the museum and ruins and really enjoyed it. The museum is well run and we learned a lot. The ruins are easy to walk around and the brochures for the self guided tour are excellent. There is no cost and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank Shoeladee64
Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

You will have to drive to this side of the park as the buses do not travel this path. Parking was plentiful. Nice short walk through the Ruins were a group of 30 people lived in the late 1100’s. Cool to walk through the woods...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank hopalongrving
Reviewed April 21, 2019

Driving from the Grand Canyon to Sedona we stopped and had a look at this interesting little museum and ruin. Here you can see the ruins/ foundations of a small village where Puebloan people lived 800 years ago. You can also walk down to where...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank roy v
Reviewed March 29, 2019

There isn't much for small kids, but it is interesting and there were nice displays in the museum. The trail around the ruins is a nice walk.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank sruthp
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

I’m not sure about these last 2 reviews because this area is blocked off and closed during the Government Shutdown! Maybe they went before Christmas? Anyway, we have been here previously and you can walk around some ruins and there is a small shop and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Robert S
June 24, 2019|
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Yes, there is a lot right there at the site