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A visit to Tusayan Museum provides a glimpse into Pueblo Indian life at Grand Canyon some 800 years ago. Admission is free. This was a thriving community as illustrated by its pottery, arrowheads and other household artifacts. A self-guiding trail leads through the adjacent 800-year-old Tusayan Ruin. Ranger-led ruin tours are offered daily. Educational materials about the park and region are sold in the bookstore.

Short Walk: Steps from parking lot.

Family Friendly: Quick access, easy trail, interesting history, free admission.

Gem Type: Historic Site

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Jun 16, 2019
Ashley Overstreet
Jun 1, 2019
Kyler Kelton
Mar 23, 2019
Tom Herr
Ruins from the 1100's with multiple rooms and 2 kivas on the South Rim.
Mar 20, 2019
Chris McCloud
Stopped by while working at GRCA spring/summer 2019
Mar 19, 2019
Chris McCloud
Visited while working at GRCA 2019
Dec 1, 2018
Satya Sunkavalli
Nov 11, 2018
Jamie Kowalczyk
Oct 20, 2018
Greg Nemeth
Museum trip and down to Tanner Trial.

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