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Aztec Ruins National Monument

P. O. Box 640, Aztec, NM 87410-0640
+1 505-334-6174
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Great stop

We were in town and I read about it. This park is a must for anyone interested in architecture... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
gint0n
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Houston, Texas
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Close to hotel

Was very informative about the native americans of this area. Very good museum with artifacts... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dave B
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Bradenton, Florida
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Spectacular ruins where visitors can enter the only reconsructed kiva in the Southwest.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“mesa verde” (60 reviews)
“great kiva” (58 reviews)
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P. O. Box 640, Aztec, NM 87410-0640
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+1 505-334-6174
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were in town and I read about it. This park is a must for anyone interested in architecture, archeology or any history related field, but also for families with children. It's small, very well maintained, great exhibition (check out the sandals!!) and with an...More

Thank gint0n
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was very informative about the native americans of this area. Very good museum with artifacts. Ruins made it easy to understand the ancient ways of living.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was not on our original vacation plan, but was suggested by someone we crossed paths with during our travels. We are so glad that we added this stop. We took the self guided tour and were given a booklet with information about each of...More

Thank D1a9v5i5d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifully done. Did the self guided tour. Spent 3 hrs here. Staff explained what to do very well. Inside museum and outside self guided tour of real Pueblo site. Well worth the time.

Thank Margaret E
Reviewed 1 week ago

In full disclosure, we saw this after we spent an entire day touring Chaco and you can't compare the two. However, Aztec Ruins is a nicely done introduction to the culture. You can tour pretty quickly and they have guidebooks at the front desk that...More

Thank chivestravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family used to live 3 blocks from the ruins for over 10 years and I am sad to report we had only gone once that whole time. We returned the begining of June for vacation and went back, everyone loved it. We walked around...More

Thank Mosif1981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I toured the Ruins one Sunday afternoon. We appreciated the complimentary walking guide. We happened to visit on a "no charge" day...nice treat! We appreciate our national (and state) parks! Worth the time to stop and your.

1  Thank travelingcardinals
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many well maintained and preserved accessible ruins and you can roam in there and get interesting insights of indian architecture and their way of living. Great spot if you have 2 or 3 hours to spare. Inside the ranger station you get plans which lead...More

Thank Outlaw2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped on the way from Durango to Albuquerque. The touring process takes less than two hours. Our visit supplemented our learnings from our Mesa Verde visit. By all means see the fifteen minute movie presentation: we found it superior to that...More

Thank Disneybus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This National Monument surprised us. The ruins were extremely well preserved and the 1/2 mile walk super easy for anyone to enjoy. There is the largest completely re-built Kiva there...a kiva you are actually allowed to enter and photograph. The access steps have handrails and...More

Thank MaryEllenM27
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Jim C
what are the hours and cost of the park.
4 March 2017|
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Response from Howard4094 | Reviewed this property |
Q: What is the entrance fee? A: Entrance is $5.00 per person. Children 15 and under are free. All current interagency passes to federal recreation areas are honored and available at the site until thirty minutes before... More
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veryceil
Are you open on July 4?
4 July 2016|
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Response from TheDurangoChef | Reviewed this property |
Open today
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