Your Guide To Exploring Montezuma Castle National Monument
Situated in Camp Verde, Montezuma Castle is a must-see for central Arizona visitors. Discover this historic Native American dwelling carved out of an ancient limestone cliff.
Established in 1906, Montezuma Castle is the third National Monument dedicated to preserving Native American culture. This 20-room high-rise apartment, nestled into a towering limestone cliff, tells a story of ingenuity, survival and ultimately, prosperity in an unforgiving desert landscape. Here’s how to make the most of your visit to this Verde Valley landmark.