Mesa Verde National Park

10 mi. E of Cortez on U.S. 160
Cortez, Colorado

Historic Document

Mesa Verde National Park is located in Montezuma County, Colorado certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, more specifically a Village Site, Multiple Dwelling. Mesa Verde National Park was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Prehistoric, Native American, Architecture.

Mesa Verde National Park Information

Other Name: See Also:Mesa Verde Administrative District
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: Anasazi
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Mesa Verde National Park Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 520851
Number of historically contributing buildings: 31
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Cortez Historic Locations Montezuma County Historic Locations Colorado Historic Locations