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Anasazi Heritage Center
Dolores Colorado Recreation

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NameAnasazi Heritage Center
Address27501 Hwy 184
Dolores, CO 81323
Brief DescriptionSouthwest Colorado's premier archaeological museum
DescriptionThe Anasazi Heritage Center is a museum of the Ancestral Puebloan (or Anasazi) culture and other Native cultures in the Four Corners region. The museum features

-- permanent exhibits on archaeology, local history, & Native American cultures

-- two 12th-century archaeological sites

-- special exhibits & events

-- educational resources for teachers and an archaeology research library

-- a research collection of over 3 million artifacts and records from archaeological projects in Southwest Colorado

-- a picnic area & half-mile nature trail

-- All museum facilities are wheelchair-accessible.

The museum is 7000 feet (2150 m) above sea level at the foot of the San Juan Mountains in Southwest Colorado, and about 17 miles by road from Mesa Verde National Park. The grounds overlook McPhee Reservoir and the Montezuma Valley.

Phone 1(970) 882-5600
Handicapped AccessibleYes
Time Allowance1 - 2 hours
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Last Updated2/6/2013
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