Window Rock, Arizona
Window Rock (Navajo: Tségháhoodzání, pronounced [tsʰéɰáhòːtsání]) is a census-designated place that serves as the seat of government and capital of the Navajo Nation, the largest territory in North America of a sovereign Native American nation. The capital lies within the boundaries of the St. Michaels Chapter, adjacent to the Arizona and New Mexico state line. Window Rock is the site of the Navajo Nation governmental campus, which contains the Navajo Nation Council, Navajo Nation Supreme Court, the offices of the Navajo Nation President and Vice President, and many Navajo government buildings.
|Indian Reservation||Navajo Nation|
|Navajo Nation||Tsʼíhootso Navajo Chapter|
|• Type||St. Michaels Chapter Government|
|• Chapter President||Curran Hannon|
|• Census-designated city||5.29 sq mi (13.70 km2)|
|• Land||5.29 sq mi (13.69 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||6,830 ft (2,082 m)|
|• Census-designated city||2,500|
|• Density||472.86/sq mi (182.56/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-7 (MST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-6 (MDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0013908|
Window Rock's main natural attraction is the window formation of sandstone which the community is named after. The Navajo Nation Museum, the Navajo Nation Zoological and Botanical Park, and the Navajo Nation Code Talkers World War II memorial are tribal attractions located in Window Rock.