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Before Europeans arrived on this continent,  Native Americans constructed huge mounds.  Many have been fully or partly excavated, and we offer a list of those that have been at least partially preserved.  Many of the sites we present have museums or interpretive centers.  If we've missed some or need to update information on others, please tell us  
 

Mounds  Alabama - Florida

 
  Mounds Pages:  AL-FL, GA-IN, KY-NC, OH-TN  
 

 

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Alabama
Florence
Indian Mound Museum
South Court Street
Florence AL 35630
Phone 
256 760-6427
Alt Phone  256 760-6379
Web Site http://www.ci.florence.al.us/arts_museums/indian_mound/indian_mound.htm
Alt Web  http://www.flo-tour.org/tosee.html
Description  10,000 old artifacts
Type of Resource  Museum
Building Type  Mounds
Group Identity Native American
Owner/Operator:  City of Florence

Alabama
Moundville
Moundville Archaeological Park
1 Mound State Parkway
Moundville AL 35474
Phone 205 371-2234
Web Site http://moundville.ua.edu/
Description  Moundville Archaeological Park-the Big Apple of the 14th  century-offers Native life skills workshops, Indian Summer Day  Camp, and the annual Moundville Native American Festival. Tour  the park of prehistoric Indian mounds, campgrounds, picnic areas, and a boardwalk nature trail, and see the site of the only earthlodge council house ever discovered in Alabama. (Text Courtesy of University of Alabama Museums)
Type of Resource Museum
Building Type Mounds
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity Native American
Owner/Operator:  University of Alabama
New or Updated:  4/4/2003

 

 

 

 

  AR

  Murfreesboro

  Ka-Do-Ha Indian Village

  1010 Caddo Drive

  Murfreesboro  AR   71958    

  Phone  870 285-3736

  Web Site http://www.caddotc.com/KaDoHaInfo/kadoha.html

  E-mail  mailto:caddotc@alltel.net

  Alt Web http://www.aristotle.net/~russjohn/kadoha.html

  Description  privately owned museum with excavations, museum with audio tour,

                    and reconstructed huts

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Building Type  Mounds

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  8/20/2006

Arkansas
Scott
Toltec Mounds Archaeological State Park
490 Toltec Mounds Road
Scott AR  72142
Phone 
501 961-9442
Web Site
Alt Web 
www.arkansas-adventures.com/stpark.htm
Description  Toltec mounds with interpretive center, trail, research laboratory
Type of Resource  Historic Place
Building Type  Mounds
Group Identity  Native American
Era  600-1050

Arizona
Scott
Toltec Mounds Archaeological State Park
#1 Toltec Mounds Road
Scott AR 72142
Phone 501 961-9442
Web Site http://www.cast.uark.edu/~shelley/html/parkin/toltecvisitpg.html
Alt Web www.arkansas-adventures.com/stpark.htm
Description Toltec mounds with interpretive center, trail, research laboratory
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Mounds
Group Identity Native American
Era 600-1050
Last changed: 03/08/2003

  FL

  Crystal River

  Crystal River State Archaeological Site

  3400 North Museum Point

  Crystal River  FL  34428    

  Phone 352 795-3817

  Web Site http://www.floridastateparks.org/crystalriver/default.cfm

  Alt Web http://www.funandsun.com/parks/CrystalRiver/crystalriver.html

  Description  visitor center, 6 mounds, 1/2 mile walking trail through mound complex

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type  Mounds

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  New or Updated:  12/13/2006


Florida
Osprey
Historic Spanish Point
337 North Tamiami Trail
Osprey FL 34229
Phone 941 966-5214
Web Site http://www.historicspanishpoint.org/
E-mail mailto:diane@historicspanishpoint.org
Description burial mound, middens, early farmer's home, citrus packing house, Palmer gardens on 30 acres
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Garden
Building Type Mounds
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Owner/Operator: Gulf Coast Heritage Assoc
New or Updated: 06/24/2003

Florida
Tallahassee
Lake Jackson Mounds State Archaeological Site
1022 DeSoto Park Drive
Tallahassee FL  32301
Phone 
850 922-6007
Web Site  http://www.abfla.com/parks/LakeJacksonMounds/lakejackson.html
Description  ceremonial center with six earth temple mounds
Type of Resource  Historic Place
Building Type  Mounds
Era  1000-1450

 
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