Yucca House National Monument

12 mi. S of Cortez via U.S. 666
Cortez, Colorado

Historic Document

Yucca House National Monument 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 Multiple Dwelling. Yucca House National Monument was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Native American, Prehistoric.

Yucca House National Monument Information

Other Name: Yucca House--Aztec Springs Ruin
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Cultural Affiliation: Pueblo III
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1000, 1300
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

Yucca House National Monument Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 157
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
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