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Casa Grande Ruins National Monument

1100 W Ruins Dr, Coolidge, AZ 85128-3200
+1 520-723-3172
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Grand sunset views at Casa Grande NM

I had to Stop in a client in Casa Grande and took the 15 mile ride to get there. I loved the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kaysville, Utah
via mobile
Ancestral History in the Valley of the Sun

Wow! I've lived in this area for over four years and I can't believe it took me that long to see... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Teresa M
Scottsdale, Arizona
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Archeological preserve of one of the most mysterious ancient structures in North America.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guided tour” (29 reviews)
“big house” (12 reviews)
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1100 W Ruins Dr, Coolidge, AZ 85128-3200
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had to Stop in a client in Casa Grande and took the 15 mile ride to get there. I loved the history and the old architecture.

Thank Motivator535
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow! I've lived in this area for over four years and I can't believe it took me that long to see this amazing structure and the area around it. The Ancestral Sonoran People who created this amazing four story structure, the irrigation they were able...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We went to see these ruins with friends when we were in the area. Very interesting 4 story building with very thick walls and other smaller ruins in the vicinity. The guided tour was interesting and informative especially the discussion on the extensive irrigation canals...More

Thank 905kenf
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We visited Casa Grande Ruins NM in November. A beautiful sunny day with nice temperatures. The cost is $5 per adult. I can't remember if there was a charge for kids. This is an excellent archeological and educational stop. The ruin of the "big house"...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Drove 1.5 hours to here. The ruins are from good condition to poor. There is a visitor venter with restrooms. Self guided tour. Go in the spring or fall not summer, too hot then.

Thank David Swearengi... S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

A lot of history to be learned at this park. The visitor center has information regarding the site, and the Indians that farmed the land here. One large adobe structure, protected by a very large modern steel structure. Around the main structure are the ruins...More

Thank pk1363
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This is an unbelievable 4 stories high with walls four feet thick all built with very basic tools. Built by what were once called Hohokam, but who were likely ancestors of the O'Odham, Hopi, and Zuni people, it is a marvel of engineering and astronomy....More

Thank Dinsdale050
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Great Place to learn about the culture if the Indians who lived in the area 1500 years ago. Dogs are welcome so bring your 4 legged friends.

Thank displacedtexans
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I love these smaller national parks and monuments. The learning experience is so much better without crowds and when the staff has time to be attentive. The center looks relatively new and well kept up. They have a Junior Ranger program for the kids and...More

Thank EllenRHK
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This was an impulsive stop that exceeded our expectations. The ruins are incredible when you put into context the location and how this ancient civilization began living here up to 7500 years ago and began irrigating this desert land from 500-1500 AD! Must say the...More

Thank altaman55
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9 February 2015|
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Response from Mattie488 | Reviewed this property |
I suggest contacting the the monument site. I would tend to think not as some areas are rather fragile and are roped off.