Window Into The Past

Established December 8, 1906, Montezuma Castle is the third National Monument dedicated to preserving Native American culture. This 20 room high-rise apartment, nestled into a towering limestone cliff, tells a story of ingenuity, survival and ultimately, prosperity in an unforgiving desert landscape.

Archaeology at Montezuma Castle

Explore artifacts from the Sinagua People

Montezuma Well

Explore the geology, plants, and animals.

Natural Resources at Montezuma Castle

Explore the wildlife and plants of Montezuma Castle.

Become a Junior Ranger!

Do you have what it takes to learn about Montezuma Castle?

Your Field Trip Starts Here!

Find out how to apply for an educational fee waiver.

Filming and Still Photography

Interested In Commercial Filming Or Still Photography? Check Out Our Rules And Regulations Before Visiting

Protecting The Night

Protecting Our Dark Skies

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