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Fall 2021 Tours are now booking!

Our Fall 2021 tour schedule has been updated! We’ve added some of our most popular tours: Best of the Southwest, Ohio MoundbuildersOaxca, and more!  Visit the official 2021 Tour Page for details.

Virtual Tour Video Series

Take a guided tour of our preserves from the comfort of your living room in our new Virtual Tour Video Series!  Watch Episodes 1 through 4 now! 
Watch our latest tour of Wells Petroglyph Preserve in northern New Mexico.  

Changing Times | American Archaeology

By Julian Smith | When European explorers and missionaries began arriving in the Great Lakes region in the sixteenth century, they found groups including the...

Google Maps for Travelers | American Archaeology

By David Malakoff | For more than a century, archaeologists have debated why ancient Native Americans built the stout stone towers that sit high above...

Take a Virtual Tour of Wells Petroglyph Preserve!

Episode 4 of our Virtual Tour Video Series is Available Now! Our latest Virtual Tour Video we are taking you on a unique and informative...

Learn more about Leonard Rockshelter in our next Virtual Lecture!

Join us on April 21 at 5 pm MDT as our Great Basin Archaeologist Sara Sturtz presents "A Natural and Cultural History of Leonard Rockshelter...