The National Park Service and the Clarkdale Historical Society would like to invite the public to Tuzigoot National Monument’s 78th birthday party on Tuesday, July 25th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. If you would like to join us for this celebration, please RSVP by calling our visitor center at 928-634-5564 no later than July 22nd.
Refreshments will be served at 6:00 pm and the pueblo trail will remain open until 7:00 pm. At 7:00, we will have a featured guest, Dennis Coon, share family stories that highlight the connection between the historic Clarkdale and the excavation of Tuzigoot Pueblo.
Rod Timanus, author of “Images of America: Tuzigoot National Monument,” will also be signing autographs of his book. Mr. Timanus is a local author and has written several books on the history of the Verde Valley.
This event will be free to the public. Western National Parks Association is helping us celebrate by offering a 15% discount off your entire purchase in our bookstore all day long!
For a safe and fun evening, we advise that visitors wear close toed shoes and bring flashlights. We also expect a warm evening, so bring plenty of water to stay hydrated. Times and dates of this event are subject to change based on weather conditions.
Tuzigoot National Monument is located at 25 Tuzigoot Road, Clarkdale, AZ. For additional information, call 928-634-5564 or visit www.nps.gov/tuzi.