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Casa Malpais Archaeological Park

Type of Place: Ancestral Puebloan site
Ownership: City of Springerville, AZ
Contact: Casa Malpais Visitor Center and Museum, 318 E. Main Street, Springerville, AZ 85938
Telephone: (928) 333-5375
Email: Casa Malpais
Website: Casa Malpais
Hours: Museum: 8 am – 4 pm, except Thanksgiving and Christmas
Day. Guided tours at 9 am, 11 am, and 2 pm
Entrance Fee: Yes
Guided Tours: Site is accessible only via
guided tours, which start at the Visitor Center in Springerville.
Notes: National Historic Landmark
Nearby Heritage Sites: Fort Apache, Kinishba Ruin, Zuni Pueblo

Site Summary: Situated on terraces of a fallen basalt cliff along the upper Little Colorado River, the site dates from late Pueblo III to early Pueblo IV (AD 1250-1325) times. Casa Malpais appears to incorporate features of both early and late Mogollon Culture settlement patterns.


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