Archaeology Field Tours
All Monuments Tour
Montezuma Castle - Montezuma Well - Tuzigoot National Monuments
NOTICE: AS OF JUNE 2022, WE ARE ONLY OFFERING TOURS THROUGH MARIOTT RESIDENCE INN.
WE HOPE TO OPEN MORE TOURS TO THE PUBLIC IN THE FUTURE.
Adults (Ages 18+): $125
Children (Ages 10-17): $100
Children under 10 are free with at least two adults
Members receive a 15% discount on all tickets.
Please note: We require a minimum booking of 2 people for this tour
5 to 6 hours (starting at 8:30 am) including lunch break (please bring a lunch or snacks)
Where Will We Go?
First: Montezuma Castle National Monument - Visiting well-preserved Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings used by Sinagua from 1100-1400s
Second: Montezuma Well - This is a natural limestone sinkhole that contains Sinagua dwellings used in the 8th century.
Third: Tuzigoot National Monument - This monument is a 2- to 3-story pueblo on the summit of a limestone and sandstone ridge with 110 rooms built in 1125.
Tours are in the Verde Valley near Sedona
Highest hike goes to 3,500 ft (1,067 m)
Meet and depart at 8:30 am from the Verde Valley Archaeology Center, 385 S. Main St., Camp Verde, AZ 86322. Transportation can be provided to and from your hotel for groups of at least four.
If you have fewer than 4 people on a tour and would like to discuss pickup, please call the office 567-0066.
What to Bring Recommendations
We encourage participants to bring snacks (trail mix or fruit) & a box lunch.
We provide bottled water.
Sun protection including hats and sunscreen year round.
Hiking poles are available for your use.
We reserve the right to deny participation to anyone with inappropriate footwear that we deem to be a safety issue.
- Fire Arms
Cigarettes, Cigars, E-Cigarettes
Assumption of Risk & Liability Waiver
All participants in a Field Institute tour will be required to sign an assumption of the risk and waiver of liability agreement prior to participating in the tour.