Celebrate Archaeology Month In Arizona With A Visit To Tonto National Monument

March is a pretty good month to get out and about in Arizona before the summer heat arrives, and with the state celebrating Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month you have a great reason to visit Tonto National Monument.

Take a Walk Through a 700-Year-Old House

Spring flowers at Tonto National Monument. NPS photo.
One of the oldest national monuments in the country celebrates its anniversary today, and it's been around for over a century. The primary attraction in this park has been around a lot longer, and if you're up to a bit of a hike, you can take a walk through a house built 700 years ago.