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Take a walk through the past with an experienced Zuni guide to discover the history, culture and arts of Zuni – today!


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Tour #1:
A. Our Lady of Guadalupe (Old Zuni) Mission Tour* - 45 Mintues

Experience one of New Mexico’s oldest Spanish Colonial missions, established in 1629 and restored in the late 1960’s. For almost four centuries, this large adobe complex has witnessed local and regional history being made. The world-class murals of Alex Seowtewa on the interior walls provide a spectacular glimpse into the cultural world of the Zuni people.
Schedule:
Monday - Friday 10:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
Cost: $10.00 per person

**Please note that tours may NOT be conducted if religious cultural events are occurring within the area – call Visitor Center staff at (505) 782-7238 for any schedule changes.


B. Middle Village Walking Tour
Step into the past on a guided tour through the historic and cultural center of Zuni Pueblo, known as the Middle Village or Halona Idiwan’a. This has been the cultural heart of the Zuni People since time immemorial and continues to be where most cultural observances occur. Visitors are therefore encouraged to visit this special residential area only with a Zuni guide to allow proper orientation and to prevent any potential misunderstandings.
Schedule**:
Monday - Friday 10:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
Cost: $10.00 per person

**Please note that tours may NOT be conducted if religious cultural events are occurring within the area – call Visitor Center staff at (505) 782-7238 for any schedule changes.

C. Combination Old Mission & Middle Village Walking Tour - 1 hour
Experience both the Old Mission and the Middle Village together with a Zuni guide for a reduced fee.
Schedule**:
Monday - Friday 10:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
Cost: $15.00 per person

**Please note that tours may NOT be conducted if religious cultural events are occurring within the area – call Visitor Center staff at (505) 782-7238 for any schedule changes.

Tour #2: Archaeology Tour: Hawikku - 2.5 hours/32 miles round trip
Visit the place of first documented history in the Southwest and one of the fabled “Cities of Gold” – where the ancestors of today’s Zunis had lived since 1200 AD. Stories and the promise of “wealth” brought the Conquistador Francisco Coronado and an enormous expedition to this spot on July 7th, 1540. No “golden cities” were found however this marked the beginning of Spanish presence in the Southwest.
Schedule: As Appropriate with minimum 7-day advance notice
Cost: $75.00 for one to two persons; $35 each for three to nine people; Groups 10 or more - $25 each; Student/Youth rate - $20 each

Tour #3: Archaeology Tour: Village of the Great Kivas - 3 hours/34 miles round trip
Experience both a visit to a Chacoan-outlier and then to an adjacent rock art site. Beginning around 1000AD, Village of the Great Kivas was a small active village for less than one hundred years and featured the large circular kivas common at Chaco Canyon. On the sandstone mesa above is an intriguing array of diverse rock art styles. Wear appropriate shoes and clothing for a brief scramble up a steep rocky slope.
Schedule: As Appropriate with minimum 7-day advance notice
Cost: $75.00 for one to two persons; $35 each for three to nine people; Groups 10 or more - $25 each; Student/Youth rate - $20 each

Tour #4: Traditional Zuni Meal
Sample a taste of Zuni culture with a meal of traditional Zuni foods – including posole or red chile stew, Zuni tamales, oven bread, melon or other fruit, traditional tea, and dessert. Vegetarian options are also available. Due to the labor-intensive preparation, please provide a seven-day advance reservation.
Cost is $12.00 per person – minimum of 10.



Fees:
Tours #1 A B or C - Mon-Fri 10am, 1pm & 3pm
Single Tour (A or B) $10 each participant
Combo Tour (C) $15 each participant
Tour #2 or #3 - Booked in advance (7-day min)
1-2 participants $75
3-9 participants $35 each
10+ participants $25 each
Student/Youth Rate $20 each
Tour #4 Zuni Meal - 7-day notice required
10 person minimum $12 per person Vegetarian options



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