Aztec Ruins National Monument is the largest Ancestral Pueblo community in the Animas River valley. Archeologists have excavated several sites within the monument. They have discovered many similarities to the Chaco Canyon people. To take a virtual tour of the different sites, check out this link. To learn more about the park or to ask an archeologist a question, check out the park’s website.

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