"Seraching For Golden Empires"

Event Start
1:00 PM on Nov 4, 2017
Event End
3:00 PM on Nov 4, 2017

Join us for a special outdoor lecture and presentation by William Hartmann and Gayle Harrison Hartmann at the Coronado National Memorial Picnic Area. William and Gayle Hartmann are renowned Coronado expedition scholars and will discuss the fascinating history and archaeology surrounding the expedition. The talk will be based on the recent University of Arizona Press book, “Searching For Golden Empires” (by Hartmann), and will highlight motivations for the 1540 Coronado expedition and the archaeological evidence that is helping scholars determine the route of the entrada. The Park will provide chairs for the outdoor lecture, but attendees may want to consider bringing camp chairs or seat cushions.

When: 1pm, November 4

Where: Coronado National Memorial Picnic Area.

Admission: Free

For more information contact park staff at (520) 366-5515 ext 0 or visit the website.

Event Start
1:00 PM on Saturday, November 4, 2017
Event End
3:00 PM on Saturday, November 4, 2017
Coronado National Memorial
Additional Information

The book will be available for purchase and Hartmann will sign copies for the lecture attendees.

Customizable Directions

Basic Directions

4101 E. Montezuma Canyon Rd., Hereford, AZ. 85615. From the city of Sierra Vista continue south on Hwy 92 about 20 miles and turn right onto S. Coronado Memorial Drive. Follow Coronado Memorial Drive (it will turn into E Montezuma Canyon Rd) 5 miles to the Visitor Center.