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An interesting history of Kayenta

While the place isn't large, it's full of exhibits and signs detailing the history of Kayenta... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cave Creek, Arizona
Very interesting!

We made this stop to visit on our tour bus to visit the Canyon and my son liked to see the Navajo... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Newburgh, New York
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Reviewed 6 days ago

While the place isn't large, it's full of exhibits and signs detailing the history of Kayenta. Without any background, our stay there would have been lacking. Who knew that at one point, Kayenta was considered the city in all the lower 48 that was farthest...More

Thank SalfromIL
Reviewed 1 June 2018

We made this stop to visit on our tour bus to visit the Canyon and my son liked to see the Navajo dwellings and read the information tags about the Navajo!

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I already had visited another Hogan with a Navajo guide so largely knew what I was looking at. I think a personal interpreter would make this more meaningful

Thank Brenda J
Reviewed 26 October 2017

What can I say? Four hotels, some fast food restaurants and lots of dogs walking around town on the loose. So, these hogans on the side of the Burger King and the code talkers exhibit inside are the big attraction in town. It's something to...More

3  Thank BearFanRockford
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The cultural center is small. Here and there you may find a misspelled word or a grammar error on one of the signs. Still this roadside exhibit is a quick introduction to the way the Dineh lived when they were the Lords of the Land....More

3  Thank Susan A
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We were absolutely delighted to see the amount and quality of Navajo related materials on display at this little museum. It is well worth your time!

1  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is right next to the Burger King with the Navajo Code Talkers display. The museum has displays about all aspects of Navajo life and is well worth the time to study the displays carefully. Outside we had the honour and privilege of being able...More

2  Thank Gordon R
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We stopped here as part of our Amazing Race family trip out West. We drove past it at least 3 times before noticing the structures on the side of the parking lot. The 4 things to see were nice, but you can visit other places...More

Thank kinzieh
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This exhibit showed a hoogan and how the Navajo people lived in these structures. It is a short visit but very interesting.

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This is the real Navajo Code Talkers Museum. The so called one in Gallup, NM is a visitor center with some handouts and a public restroom. (On my review of the Gallup, NM Museum, I accidentally wrote Kayenta, NM. Sorry, folks) Anyway, this one is...More

1  Thank Claire D
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