gem icon Tusayan Museum and Ruins

1 vote

Overview

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

Shared by:
Megan Wilder

0 Comments

Rate Gem


   Clear

3.0 from 1 vote


Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

Jun 10, 2017
Steve Thomas
Jun 9, 2017
Steve Thomas
Apr 8, 2017
Robert Setina
Mar 10, 2017
Nicole Crisp
Feb 5, 2017
Jenn Killion
Nov 24, 2016
Tom Murray
Aug 28, 2016
Eddy Lin
Aug 18, 2016
Josh Boyles

Nearby Trails

Grand Canyon, AZ
47.5 mi 76.5 km Grand Canyon, AZ
All Clear
Update
Mostly Dry
55 days ago
10 
Grand Canyon, AZ
6.6 mi 10.6 km Grand Canyon, AZ
All Clear
Update
Dry
71 days ago
21 
10.2 mi 16.4 km
Rim Trail
Grand Canyon, AZ
10.2 mi 16.4 km Grand Canyon, AZ
All Clear
Update
Dry
31 days ago
Grand Canyon, AZ
14.7 mi 23.6 km Grand Canyon, AZ
All Clear
Update
roaring springs water source not running
19 days ago
Grand Canyon, AZ
4.9 mi 7.8 km Grand Canyon, AZ
Unknown
Update
11.3 mi 18.2 km
Escalante
Grand Canyon, AZ
11.3 mi 18.2 km Grand Canyon, AZ
Unknown
Update
0.5 mi 0.7 km
Desert View Point
Grand Canyon, AZ
0.5 mi 0.7 km Grand Canyon, AZ
Unknown
Update
Grand Canyon, AZ
23.2 mi 37.3 km Grand Canyon, AZ
Unknown
Update
0.9 mi 1.4 km
Unkar Delta
Grand Canyon, AZ
0.9 mi 1.4 km Grand Canyon, AZ
Unknown
Update
8.8 mi 14.1 km
Clear Creek
Grand Canyon, AZ
8.8 mi 14.1 km Grand Canyon, AZ
Unknown
Update
Shared by Megan Wilder on Aug 17, 2015. All Page Views: 57. Last Month: 3.