- TripBuzz found 16 things to do with kids in or near Window Rock, Arizona, including 13 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Gallup.
- From Navajo Nation Zoo & Botanical Park to Navajo Nation Museum, the Window Rock area offers 21 different types of family activities, including: Zoos, History Museums, National & State Parks and Landmarks.
- Capital of the Navajo Nation, Window Rock is a small town with a rich Native American heritage. In honoring this culture, the city is home to a Navajo Botanical Garden, museum and World War II Memorial. However, the main attraction in Window Rock continues to be the rock formation for which the city is named.
Navajo Nation Zoo & Botanical Park is the only venue of this kind operated by native Indians. It attracts up to 30,000 visitors each year, who come to see over 100 animals from 50 different species, from invertebrates to mammals.
The Navajo Reservation is home to the biggest Indian Reservation area in the United States. Aside from being called as the Navajo Nation, the place boasts of plenty of beautiful and scenic natural views just like the Window Rock.
Silverbear Gallery is a unique art gallery dedicated to the works of Glen Petersen. Visitors can enjoy Petersen's full- and small-scale versions of original clothing and artifacts, including Native American rugs and pottery, from the areas inhabitants in the 1800's.
A non-profit group, the Gallup Cultural Center features an art gallery, gift shop and historical museum. Additionally, special community events as well as educational programs are often scheduled at this facility.
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300 West Historic Route 66 (Corner of Route 66 & 3rd St.), Gallup, NM MoreLess Info
Located within a building that was originally a brothel then a grocery, the Rex Museum is a museum that displays the history of the local area. Numerous artifacts, historical documents, and books fill the walls and halls of the museum.