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Deer Valley Petroglyph Preserve

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interesting historical site

The preserve offered interesting information on the natives of the area and then we took a walk to... read more

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37jillw
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Ashburn, Virginia
Almost a mirage

We were very excited about coming to see and learn about petroglyphs. This is a rare opportunity of... read more

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The School of Human Evolution and Social Change's Deer Valley Petroglyph Preserve features one of the largest concentrations of prehistoric petroglyphs in the Phoenix Valley. Visit the museum galleries to learn about the prehistoric peoples that...more
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Suggested Duration:1-2 hours
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3711 W Deer Valley Rd, Glendale, AZ 85308-2038
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The preserve offered interesting information on the natives of the area and then we took a walk to see the petroglphs
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We were very excited about coming to see and learn about petroglyphs. This is a rare opportunity of which we wanted to take full advantage. Firstly, one has to work around the irregular hours. When we did get in the displays were very educational and informative for a
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Small museum with well marked informative trail allowing easy viewing and access for everyone. Enjoyed looking for all of the different types of petroglyphs. ASU has done an excellent job preserving such a historical site for many generations to come.
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I’ve seen lots of Petroglyphs in AZ, but this site gives some of the most in depth explanations I’ve seen. The path is easy to walk and features the Petroglyphs, along with native plants and wildlife. There are informative signs that help guide your walk. Once your eyes adjust,
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Nestled up against and part of a small hill, this preserve has walk ways and is an easy place to visit. Take your time to see the sometimes almost imperceptible markings.
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