Holbrook in Navajo County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
A House of Gems
The absence of a kiva (underground ceremonial chamber) and the relatively small amount of cultural debris found at Agate House indicate a brief occupancy. Reconstruction of its room occured after archaeological excavation in 1934.
Erected by Petrified National Forest Services.
Location. 34° 48.308′ N, 109° 51.694′ W. Marker is in Holbrook, Arizona, in Navajo County. Marker can be reached from Petrified Forest Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Petrified Forest Road, Holbrook AZ 86025, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stephen Tyng Mather (approx. 0.8 miles away); Triassic Landscape (approx. 5.7 miles away); From Wood to Stone (approx. 5.7 miles away); Jasper Forest (approx. 6.6 miles away); Agate Bridge (approx. 7.2 miles away); Pioneers of Paleontology (approx. 10.8 miles away); Newspaper Rock Petroglyphs Archeological District (approx. 11.4 miles away); Newspaper Rock (approx. 11.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holbrook.
Categories. • Native Americans •
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