National Monuments around Ajo, AZ

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

10 Organ Pipe Drive
Ajo, AZ
About Us:The park was created in 1937 as a way to preserve a representative area of the Sonoran Desert. The new monument was part of a movement in ...
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Sonoran Desert National Monument

The Sonoran Desert National Monument contains more than 487,000 acres of Sonoran Desert landscape. The Sonoran Desert is the most biologically div...
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Hohokam Pima National Monument

About Us:Hohokam Pima National Monument recognizes the significance of Snaketown, a Hohokam village inhabited from about 300 AD to around 1200 AD. ...
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Casa Grande Ruins National Monument

1100 West Ruins Drive
Coolidge, AZ
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument ("Great House") and its surrounding compound as it may have appeared around 1350 C.E. One of the largest prehis...
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Agua Fria National Monument

21605 N. 7th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ
Adjacent to rapidly expanding communities, the 70,900-acre Agua Fria National Monument is approximately 40 miles north of central Phoenix. The area...
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Ironwood Forest National Monument

3201 E. Universal Way
Tucson, AZ
Taking its name from one of the longest living trees in the Arizona desert, the 129,000-acre Ironwood Forest National Monument is a true Sonoran De...
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Montezuma Castle National Monument

2800 Montezuma Castle Hwy
Camp Verde, AZ
History & Culture: On December 8, 1906, President Theodore Roosevelt celebrated the passage of the Antiquities Act by declaring four sites of h...
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Tuzigoot National Monument

25 Tuzigoot Road
Camp Verde, AZ
Crowning a desert hilltop is an ancient pueblo. A child scans the desert landscape for the arrival of traders. What riches will they bring? What st...
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Mojave Trails National Monument

1303 S. Hwy 95
Needles, CA
Spanning 1.6 million acres, more than 350,000 acres of previously congressionally-designated Wilderness, the Mojave Trails National Monument is com...
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Wupatki National Monument

6400 North Highway 89
Flagstaff, AZ
Wupatki National Monument features well preserved multistory masonry pueblos amidst a painted desert landscape. A loop drive takes you to several d...
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Walnut Canyon National Monument

6400 North Highway 89
Flagstaff, AZ
Walnut Canyon National Monument was established by President Woodrow Wilson on November 30, 1915, to preserve ancient cliff dwellings. Initially ma...
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Chiricahua National Monument

12856 East Rhyolite Creek Road
Willcox, AZ
Chiricahua National Monument is the 8-mile paved scenic drive and 17-miles of day-use hiking trails provide opportunities to discover the beauty, n...
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Santa Rosa And San Jacinto Mountains National Monument

51-500 Highway 74
Palm Desert, CA
Rising abruptly from the desert floor, the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument reaches an elevation of 10,834 feet. Providing a ...
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Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument

601 Nevada Way
Boulder City, NV
Mammoths, lions and camels once roamed along wetlands just north of what is now known as Las Vegas, Nevada. Their history is preserved at Tule S...
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