The palatki heritage site is nearby also in the coconino national forest. Palatki heritage site is located in red rock country and is protected by the us.
Archaeologists use the term sinagua for the archaeological culture associated with these locations.
Palatki and honanki heritage sites. The palatki heritage site is an archaeological site and park located in the coconino national forest near sedona in arizona. Jesse walter fewkes famous turn of the century archaeologist from the smithsonian institution who gave them the hopi names of honanki badger house and palatki red house. The sites were first described by dr.
Banner image by mfield matthew field via wikimedia commons sister heritage sites palatki and honanki were the largest cliff dwellings in the red rock country from about ad. Palatki heritage site see 761 traveler reviews 397 candid photos and great deals for sedona az at tripadvisor. Visitors will be accompanied on site by trained volunteer tour guides.
Palatki and honanki another nearby archaeological site had the largest cliff dwellings in the red rock formation area from 1150 ce to 1300 ce. The honanki heritage site is a cliff dwelling and rock art site located in the coconino national forest about 15 miles 24 km west of sedona arizonathe sinagua people of the ancestral puebloans and ancestors of the hopi people lived here from about 1100 to 1300 ad. Cliff dwellings and rock art sites at each location are currently.
This site offers guided tours of cliff dwellings left behind by the sinagua culture as well as magnificent petroglyphs and pictographs. Palatki and its sister site honanki were the largest cliff dwellings of the red rock country between ad 1150 1350they also exhibit extensive rock art.