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Casa Malpais Archaeological Park and Museum

418 East Main Street

The Casa Malpais Pueblo is of the Mogollon Culture. It is located within the town limits of Springerville , Arizona at an elevation of 7000 feet. The site is dated from 1240 AD, to 1350 AD. The site includes a 60 room pueblo , ceremonial structures, a great Kiva and a Solar Calendar. The pueblo sits above and overlooks the Little Colorado River and has a magnificent view of the White Mountains.The area will delight the geologists, naturalists, archaeologists or historians in all who visit.The site is by guided tour only, 9am, 11am and 2pm, weather permitting year round.


Margret Aros

Monday, June 11, 2018
The small museum is free and very nicely done. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The tour was very interesting and we'll paced. The hike is more strenuous than was indicated but the leader took his time. There is a final climb through a crevice that not everyone can do. Be aware that there are no longer 3 tours a day. The one at 11 has been cancelled.

Michael Shaw

Saturday, July 14, 2018
I don't want to spoil any of the details of this museum for anyone who hasn't gone. Please just check it out. It is really interesting.

Mark Lanctot

Friday, Nov. 10, 2017
Amazing, mystical place. The tour guides are knowledgeable, interesting and enthusiastic and this is infectious. You get to go all over the site, including the Hidden Staircase - quite a rugged climb, and I've been on a few hard hikes. The whole area is eerily quiet and feels different. The views from there are incredible. The connection between ancient peoples and a much more ancient volcanic fissure is fascinating. A must-see if you're in the area. Be prepared for a long hike and a long tour but you will be amply rewarded.

Mike A

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Great place ! Lots of historical data, pictures ! And the tour is a MUST !! Fantastic. ..plan to spend a few hours !

Chris Bauer

Sunday, May 13, 2018
a free museum with donations to help support and keep it open. A lot of interesting stuff and great local history.

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