San Carlos Apache Culture Center
visit the official website for the San Carlos Apache
Cultural Center. The facility opened on September 12, 1995,
located in Peridot, Arizona on Highway 70, at mile marker
272 on the north side. The Cultural Center serves the San
Carlos Apache Reservation, home to over 15,000 members of
various bands of Apache. We cherish these lands rich with
history and lore, and are delighted to know that it has
drawn your attention. Experience by virtual tour on the
website here, , is a memorable one that formulates an
actual visit. We extend to you an invitation to our
homeland and only ask that you come with respect to the
lands, people and the traditional customs of our nation.
Enjoy your visit!
The Apache are descendents of the
Ancients. Over time, many bands of Apache were relocated to the reservation from their
traditional homelands extending from Texas through New
Mexico and Arizona into Mexico and California. The San Carlos Apache Reservation was
established on November 9, 1871 is the worlds first concentration camp
still existing to this day. Our
story, is the American History come explore to meet the people
and hear the stories first hand.
crafted items of adornment, burden baskets from world renowned artists, Apache Cradle Boards
ornamental and full size available. Peridot jewelry, paintings,
carvings & sculptures flanked by beaded caps, key chains
and books of Apache history, a true resource of
information and wealth of knowledge awaits you. A true opportunity to meet
community representatives "Mountain People" descendants
of the ancients - Nde "The People" in person.
Mr. Terral Gussyan
- San Carlos Apache Culture Center
Phone: 928-475-2894 contact directly for current prices
Located on US 70 Milepost 272; open Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
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