Yucca House National Monument, Colorado

Preserving an Ancestral Puebloan Community Center
Through a continuing tradition of public and private cooperation, Yucca House National Monument preserves one of the largest archeological sites in SW Colorado. The unexcavated nature of the site preserves its integrity and beauty for future generations of scientists and visitors. Experience a sense of discovery by visiting a site that has remained largely untouched for the past 800 years! First thought to be built by the Aztec, today Yucca House is known as an important center for Ancestral Pueblo people from 1150 to 1300.