Jeffers Petroglyphs 

3 miles E of US Hwy. 71 on Cottonwood Co. Rd. 10, then 1 mile S on Co. Rd. 2. Free onsite parking.

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Amid the prairie grasses are islands of uncovered rock, where Native American ancestors left carvings - petroglyphs - humans, deer, elk, buffalo, turtles, thunderbirds, atlatls, and arrows. They tell a story that spans more than 7,000 years.

Dates/Hours for 2021:

June 3-July 31 Thurs. Fri. Sat. 10-8 Sundays 12-5

Aug. 1-Sept. 5 Thurs. Fri. Sat. 10-7 Sundays 12-5

Sept. - Saturdays - 10-7

Oct. 2-23 - Saturdays - 10-5

Also open: 4th of July-12-5, Labor Day-10-5, Indigenous Peoples'
Day(Oct.11)10-5

Hours & Dates

Summer (June 3 - July 31)

  • Sunday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Friday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 8:00pm

End of Summer (August 1 - September 5)

  • Friday: 10:00am - 7:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 7:00pm
  • Sunday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 7:00pm

Fall (September 6 - October 1)

  • Saturday: 10:00am - 7:00pm

Late Fall (October 2 - October 23)

  • Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Dates/Hours for 2021:
June 3-July 31 Thurs. Fri. Sat. 10-8 Sundays 12-5
Aug. 1-Sept. 5 Thurs. Fri. Sat. 10-7 Sundays 12-5
Sept. - Saturdays - 10-7
Oct. 2-23 - Saturdays - 10-5
Also open: 4th of July-12-5, Labor Day-10-5, Indigenous Peoples' Day(Oct.

Rates

  • Adult: $10.00
  • Seniors ages 65+ Veterans Active military* College students Children ages 5–17: $8.00
  • Children age 4 and under: FREE
  • MNHS members: FREE
  • *Blue Star Families (Armed Forces Day - Labor Day): FREE

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