8 Breathtaking Places Where You Can Discover Arizona’s Prehistoric World

When traveling through Arizona, you’ll find no shortage of historic finds around the state. You’ll find abandoned towns, ancient cliff dwellings and plenty of historic towns. But did you know our state is also teeming with prehistoric finds as well? While prehistoric can mean anything prior to written history, for this article, we’re defining it as artifacts and fossils that date back at least 5,000 years. Let’s take a look!

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Want to check out more places that feature Arizona’s interesting (and more recent) history? Read more in our article, You’ll Want To Visit These 10 Fascinating Places In Arizona Where Time Stands Still.