Last updated: August 26, 2013 (6 months ago)
Listing created on: November 17, 2004
(Cordes Lakes, Arizona, United States)
- Status: Established
- Formed: 1970 Established: 1970
- Visitors accepted: Yes
- Open to new Members: Yes
- Website address: http://www.arcosanti.org/
- Contact Name: Arcosanti Public Relations
- Phone: 928-632-7135
HC 74 Box 4136
Cordes Lakes, Arizona, 86333
Visitors accepted: Yes
Whether it is for an hour or a week, anyone can visit. Guided tours are available several times per day and overnight accommodations are available by reservation. If you are really interested in Arcosanti and would like to stay for more than a few days, please consider registering for a 1-, 2- or 5-week workshop, which includes room and board, and gives you the chance to learn, participate and get to know what life inside and arcology is all about! Please visit www.arcosanti.org for further information.
Open to new Members: Yes
Must complete Arcosanti 5-Week Workshop
Arcology & Urban Design
Since its founding in 1970, Arcosanti has had over 7,000 people of all backgrounds participate in its workshop programs, which are offered 9 times per year. People of all ages, backgrounds, experience levels, and lifestyles are welcome at Arcosanti; we are nonsecular and non-communal.
After successfully completing a five-week workshop, you have the option to stay on as an Arcosanti resident by contributing 40 hours per week as an employee (when available) or volunteer. We offer many areas of interest including construction, architecture, interior design, bronze foundry, ceramics, facilities maintenance, cafe, landscaping, archives, agriculture, outreach and other areas.
Come visit! We host about 50,000 visitors annually. Our Gallery and Visitor’s Center are open daily from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (closed on major holidays). Guided tours are available on the hour from 10 am to 4 pm, excluding noon. Our cafe serves 3 meals a day, 7 days a week, including numerous vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options. Overnight accommodations are available by reservation. We also host numerous public arts and cultural events throughout the year.
Please visit our website for further information!