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several stone structures stand on a canyon rim
These ancestral Puebloan structures have stood for 700 years.

NPS/Jacob W. Frank

  • Stay up to date with the latest News, see news releases, and join the park's online communities.
  • In Photos & Multimedia, you can browse through photos of Hovenweep.
  • History & Culture reveals the stories of the last 10,000 years of human habitation at Hovenweep.
  • In Nature, learn about the park's plant and animal life.
  • National parks and monuments are vital for scientific research of natural and historic resources.
  • Education is the place for teachers to plan a field trip and find lesson plans.
  • Find activities for Kids & Youth to do during your visit to Hovenweep.
  • In Management, learn more about park laws and policies.

Last updated: August 8, 2017

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