Rock art of the Chumash people
Chumash rock art is a genre of paintings on caves, mountains, cliffs, or other living rock surfaces, created by the Chumash people of southern California. Pictographs and petroglyphs are common throug...
Burro Flats Painted Cave
Burro Flats Painted Cave is in the Burro Flats area of the Simi Hills, located between the Simi Valley, and West Hills and Bell Canyon, in Ventura County of Southern California, United States. It is a...
Rock Hawk Effigy Mound
Rock Hawk Effigy Mound is an archaeological site in Putnam County, Georgia, U.S.A. (33°20.693′N 83°10.502′W / 33.344883°N 83.175033°W / 33.344883; -83.175033) It consists of th...
Rock Paintings of Sierra de San Francisco
The Rock Paintings of Sierra de San Francisco is the name of the prehistoric rock art pictographs found in the Sierra de San Francisco mountain range in Mulegé Municipality of the northern region of B...
Maya stelae
Maya stelae (singular stela) are monuments that were fashioned by the Maya civilization of ancient Mesoamerica. They consist of tall sculpted stone shafts and are often associated with low circular st...
Picture Canyon (Colorado)
Picture Canyon, located in the Comanche National Grassland in southeastern Colorado, was named for its prehistoric rock art. There is evidence of prehistoric inhabitation of sites in Picture Canyon b...
Painted Rock (San Luis Obispo County, California)
Painted Rock is a smooth horseshoe-shaped marine sandstone rock formation with pictograph rock art about 250 feet across and 45 feet tall near Soda Lake within the Carrizo Plain National Monument on ...
La Mojarra Stela 1
La Mojarra Stela 1 is a Mesoamerican carved monument (stela) dating from the 2nd century CE. It was discovered in 1986, pulled from the Acula River near La Mojarra, Veracruz, Mexico, not far from the ...
Las Caritas
Las Caritas ("The faces") is a collection of Indian inscriptions in a rock formation looking out over Lake Enriquillo in the Dominican Republic. The place is also called the Trono de Enriquillo ("Enri...
Chiapa de Corzo Stela 2
Chiapa de Corzo is an archaeological site of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, located in the Central Depression of Chiapas of present-day Mexico. It rose to prominence during the Middle Formative period, b...
Millsite Rock Art
Millsite is a pictograph area in south-central Utah, USA in the San Rafael Swell, four miles west of the town of Ferron. There are four main rock faces, called panels, in the Millsite area, which were...
Palatki Heritage Site
The Palatki Heritage Site — in the Hopi language Palatki means 'red house', is an archaeological site and park located in the Coconino National Forest, near Sedona, in Arizona.
The Palatki site h...
Oliver Lee Memorial State Park
Oliver Lee Memorial State Park is a state park of New Mexico, United States, whose two tracts preserve a canyon in the Sacramento Mountains and Oliver Lee's historic 19th-century ranch house. The 640...
Holy Spirit Grotto
The Holy Spirit Grotto (La Gruta del Espíritu Santo in Spanish), also known as Corinto Cave, in Corinto, Morazán, El Salvador, is a registered national monument of petroglyphs. The cave is largely as...
Hegman Lake Pictograph
The Hegman Lake Pictographs are a well-preserved example of a Native American pictograph, located on North Hegman Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in Minnesota, USA. The rock art is c...
White Canyon
110°25′47″W / 37.80889°N 110.42972°W / 37.80889; -110.42972White Canyon is a canyon in San Juan County, Utah notable for Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings and slot canyons. ...
Pictograph Cave (Billings, Montana)
Pictograph Cave is a 23-acre (93,000 m) area of three caves (Pictograph, Middle, and Ghost caves) located 5 miles (8 km) south of Billings, Montana, United States. Excavation of the three ca...
Cañon Pintado
Cañon Pintado, meaning painted canyon, is an archaeological site of Native American rock art located in the East Four Mile Draw, 10.5 miles (16.9 km) south of Rangely in Rio Blanco County, Colora...
Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument
109°31′05″W / 37.98833°N 109.51806°W / 37.98833; -109.51806Newspaper Rock State Historic Monument is a Utah state monument featuring a rock panel carved with one of the larges...
Bon Echo Provincial Park
Bon Echo Provincial Park is a provincial park in South Eastern Ontario north of Kaladar, Ontario, approximately 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) north of Cloyne.Bon Echo features several lakes, including pa...
Nine Mile Canyon
110°30′0″W / 39.77639°N 110.50000°W / 39.77639; -110.50000Nine Mile Canyon is a canyon, approximately 40 miles (60 km) long, located in the counties of Carbon and Duchesn...
Altavista petroglyph complex
The Altavista petroglyph complex is located near the village and beach-town of Chacala, south of the Compostela Municipality, in Nayarit Mexico.The area is known as "La Pila del Rey", "Chacalán", "El ...
Piasa
90°11′56″W / 38.897833°N 90.199°W / 38.897833; -90.199The Piasa (/ˈpaɪ.əsɔː/ PY-ə-saw) or Piasa Bird is a Native American dragon depicted in one of two murals painted by Nativ...
Water glyphs
Water glyphs are a recurring type of petroglyph found across the American southwest, but primarily in southern Utah, northern Arizona, and Nevada. The symbols are thought to be of ancient origin, (pe...