Archaeology & Heritage Awareness Month: Guided Tour: Historic Sunset Cemetery

Homolovi State Park

March 24, 2018   10:00 a.m.

Sponsored by ASPT, Homolovi State Park, and the Hopi Tribe.  Join a Ranger for guided tours of a Mormon cemetery (1876-1888) in Homolovi State Park.  This cemetery is all that remains of the five United Order Settlements of the early Latter Day Saints Church.  All tours will leave from the Visitor Center Museum.  Tours follow a gentle, approximately 1/2-mile trail. Bring water, hat, sunscreen, hiking shoes, and dress for the weather (weather is usually cool and windy); weather permitting.  Reservations recommended; limited to 15 people.  Call ahead to make reservations and to be informed about winter driving conditions.  Homolovi State Park Visitor Center, 1.35 miles north of Interstate 40, Exit 257; take State Route 87 North to Park. CONTACT: KENN EVANS, (928) 289-4106 or [email protected] 

 Regular entrance fees apply.

This event is presented as a part of Arizona Archaeology & Heritage Awareness Month, 2018.