Petroglyph National Monument Albuquerque, NM

Located in the western outskirts of Albuquerque, Petroglyph National Monument is one of the largest petroglyph sites in North America. It contains 17 miles of volcanic rock escarpment with over 25,000 petroglyph images. The monument includes a visitors' center and four different sites of varying terrain, most with easy to moderate paths.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
253196
Names
Petroglyph National Monument
Coordinates
35.1388685° N, 106.7134946° W

Location Map

Map showing the location of Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque, NM. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque, NM. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

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Timeline

27 Jun 1990
Petroglyph National Monument added to National Register of Historic Places
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National Register Data

Petroglyph National Monument has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the following information. Note: some of this data may have become outdated since the listing date. View full NRHP data →

National Register ID
1000279
Date Listed
19900627
Name
Petroglyph National Monument
Address
6001 Unser Blvd. NW
City/Town
Albuquerque
County
Bernalillo
State
New Mexico
Category
site