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  Montezuma Castle National Monument
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  • Montezuma Castle National Monument - Arizona
      Montezuma Castle National Monument
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  • Montezuma Castle National Monument - Arizona
      Montezuma Castle National Monument
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  • Montezuma Castle National Monument - Arizona
      Montezuma Castle National Monument
    by Jim_Eliason
  • Montezuma Castle National Monument - Arizona
      Montezuma Castle National Monument
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  • Montezuma Castle National Monument - Arizona
      Montezuma Castle National Monument
    by Jim_Eliason
 

This monument protects a cliff dwelling of the Singua Culture of North Central Arizona. It was abandoned in the early 1400's. Although there is no clear evidence, it appears drought caused the people to migrate.

Directions: North on I-17 from Phoenix
Website: http://www.nps.gov/moca

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Feb 21, 2009
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