Anasazi Heritage Center
for Upgrades and New Exhibit
The Anasazi Heritage Center is closed from January 18, 2016, through February 16, 2016. Learn more here.
While the AHC is closed, we encourage the public to explore Canyons of the Ancients National Monument. Contact the staff at 970-882-5600 or click here.
27501 Highway 184, Dolores, Colorado USA 81323
PHONE: (970) 882-5600 | FAX: (970) 882-7035
HOURS: 9-5 March-October; 10-4 November-February
ADMISSION: $3 adults March-October; free November-February
17 & under free. School groups free.
We honor Federal Recreational Lands Passes.
The Anasazi Heritage Center is a museum of the Ancestral Puebloan (or Anasazi) Culture and other Native cultures in the Four Corners region. It is also the starting point for visits to Canyons of the Ancients National Monument.
The museum features:
Permanent exhibits on archaeology, local history, & Native American cultures
Two 12th-century archaeological sites
Special exhibits & events
Educational resources for teachers
Internships for enrolled and recently-graduated college students
Research library of archaeology & anthropology resources
Research collection of over 3 million artifacts and records from archaeological projects in Southwest Colorado
Picnic area & half-mile nature trail
Museum shop operated by the non-profit Canyonlands Natural History Association
The Anasazi Heritage Center is Southwest Colorado's premier archaeological museum, operated by the Bureau of Land Management since 1988. All museum facilities are wheelchair-accessible.