What is unique about Mesa Verde National Park?
Mesa Verde National Park was the first National Park designated for all of it's cultural resources.
Mesa Verde National Park is located in Cortez,Co. Used to be home of the Ancestral Puebloans . Who live there from 550 AD to 1300 A.D. They made villages made out of stone. Today these stone walls are called cliff dwellings and that is what Mesa Verde national Park is famous for. From a 12 yr old named Meagan
From the NPS website: "Mesa Verde, Spanish for green table, offers a spectacular look into the lives of the Ancestral Pueblo people who made it their home for over 700 years, from A.D. 600 to A.D. 1300. Today, the park protects over 4,000 known archeological sites, including 600 cliff dwellings. These sites are some of the most notable and best preserved in the United States."
Mesa Verde is home to some of the most unique Ancestral Puebloan dwellings in the world. Well-preserved and well-studied, these dwellings have been inspiring interest in this ancient culture for more than 100 years. Tucked securely into cliff walls, the adobe-constructed homes are a novel sight to visitors who crane their necks skyward to see them. Ladders give guided groups access to the cliff dwellings, and informative park rangers offer educated glimpses into the daily…
Theodore Roosevelt established five National Parks: Crater Lake National Park (OR) - 1902 Wind Cave National Park (SD)- 1903 Sullys Hill (in ND)- 1904 (now managed by US Fish & Wildlife Service) Platt National Park (OK) - 1906 (now part of Chickasaw National Recreation Area) Mesa Verde National Park (CO)- 1906
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The first 12 World Heritage sites were inscribed in 1978. They are the Aachen Cathedral, City of Quito, Historic Centre of KrakÃ³w, Island of GorÃ©e, L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site, Mesa Verde National Park, Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela, Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines, GalÃ¡pagos Islands, Nahanni National Park, Simien National Park and Yellowstone National Park.
The original list is: L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Park, Canada Nahanni National Park, Canada Galapagos Islands, Ecuador City of Quito, Ecuador Simien National Park, Ethiopia Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela, Ethiopia Aachen Cathedral, Germany Krakow's historic center, Poland Wieliczka and Bochnia Salt Mines, Poland Island of Goree, Senegal Mesa Verde National Park, United States Yellowstone National Park, United States
Mesa Verde National Park is a U.S. National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Montezuma County, Colorado, United States. It was created in 1906 to protect some of the best preserved cliff dwellings in the world. The park occupies 81.4 square miles (211 km2) (211 square kilometers) near the Four Corners and features numerous ruins of homes and villages built by the Ancestral Puebloan people, sometimes called the Anasazi. The Ancestral Puebloans made…
The first world heritage sites were named in 1978. They were: Aachen Cathedral (Germany) City of Quito (Ecuador, Ecuador) GalÃ¡pagos Islands (Ecuador) Historic Centre of KrakÃ³w (Poland) Island of GorÃ©e (Senegal) L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site (Canada) Mesa Verde National Park (United States of America) Nahanni National Park (Canada) Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela (Ethiopia) Simien National Park (Ethiopia) Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines (Poland) Yellowstone National Park (United States of America)
Entry into the park itself is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. However, the archeological sites can only be visited by paid tour, and these tours are only given at certain times of the day. The Visitor Center is open from (about) 8am to 5p every day of the year except Jan 1, Dec 25, and Thanksgiving Day.
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