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Wupatki National Monument

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The original inhabitants of Wupatki are believed to have been ancestors of the Hopi Indians. In this 35,253-acre area you will see hundreds of ruins. Among the most impressive is Wupatki of "Tall House," containing more than 100 rooms. Nearby are a ceremonial ampitheater, ball court and "blow Hole." Other important ruins are the Citadel, Nalakihu, Lomaki and the three-story Wukoki. Most of the ruins were inhabited from about 1100-1225. There are self-guided trails through the ruins that can be traveled during the daylight hours.

Located near the Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument.

Location: HC 33 Box 444A, Flagstaff Arizona 86004 Telephone 928-679-2365

Other History nearby:
(Sedona) Chapel of the Holy Cross
(Flagstaff) Museum of Northern Arizona
(Williams) The Air Museum Planes of Fame
(Flagstaff) Wupatki National Monument

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