History of Flagstaff
Important Facts about the City of Seven Wonders
Did You Know?
Flagstaff is a dark sky city.
What does that mean?
Flagstaff observes an outdoor lighting policy. Therefore, lights are pointed downward to allow the stars to be clearly visible.
Educational Institution in Flagstaff
In 1899, North Arizona Normal School opened its doors with just 23 students, two professors, and two copies of Webster’s International Dictionary. As the university and its student body continuously grew, it became Northern Arizona University effective by 1966.