Built primarily of stone, a low perimeter walls encloses the 140-acre plateau of the mesa-like ridge top. At intervals along the walls is evidence of mysterious burning that produced heat […]
A magnificent engineering feat of earthworks is Seip Earthworks with over two miles of embankment wall enclosing over 120-acres in the shape of two immense circles and a 27-acre square […]
The 300-acre Hopewell Mound Group, part of Hopewell Culture National Historical Park, is a parallelogram 1,800 feet long on the east and the west sides and 2,800 feet long on […]
The Hopewell Culture National Historical Park – Hopeton Earthworks complex includes a 20-acre circle, a 20-acre square, at least two small circles and parallel walls.
Open Monday Sunday 8:30am to 5:00pm. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Years Day. Free admission. At the Hopewell Culture National Historical Park, you can view history first-hand by […]
Discover ancient America where, two thousand years ago, Native Americans filled the Ohio River region with vast and precise earthen monuments. Tour these spectacular ceremonial centers, discover their architecture and […]
Open all year 9:00am to sunset The new Archaeological Park and Nature Preserve, Junction Earthworks, is open to the public 365 days of the year from 9 am to […]
Open all year Daylight hours only Story Mound, of interest primarily to archaeologists, consists of a large, rounded earthen mound located on slightly less than an acre of ground […]