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Angel Mounds State Historic Site

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Address: 8215 Pollack Ave, Evansville, IN 47715-6231
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+1 812-853-3956
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Interesting cultural experience

We visited on a rainy day and the trails were too muddy to walk but we did walk out to the end of the concrete walk and could view a few things. Inside is a very nice museum and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
traveler1114
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Richmond, Indiana
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Richmond, Indiana
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a rainy day and the trails were too muddy to walk but we did walk out to the end of the concrete walk and could view a few things. Inside is a very nice museum and the preteens and teenager enjoyed more than I thought they would. They especially enjoyed the gift shop with lots of interesting... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the site in early April. Our Mazda's nav took us to the Pollack Ave address, but brought us in such a way that we didn't notice the site building sitting back several hundred feet from the road. We figured out our mistake and arrived soon enough. Your results may vary! IMHO the historic site is... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to Angel Mounds. We have visited Serpent Mound in Ohio and Cahokia Mounds in IL. The exhibit s at Angel Mounds were of very good quality. The area was well maintained and we'll marked. It was a cold day, but we enjoyed the mounds themselves. It was an enjoyable and educational experience.

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Thank MissNa5635
Evansville, United States
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017

This is such a fantastic way to really see Native American culture and understand how they lived in this area. The museum is a bit old now, but it still is very interesting and has lots of fun and intriguing information about all aspects of Native American life. The outdoor area is absolutely beautiful in the spring time, and has... More 

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Thank Lauren L
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Reviewed January 16, 2017

The summer camp is so much fun. Kids get to play great games and meet new friends. It is Monday-Friday.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed November 6, 2016

A great spot for families and school groups interested in history and local culture! I've never seen anything like it!

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Thank Katie L
Las Vegas, Nevada
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016

I never knew about this ancient dig but was facinated . The clerk was very informative too. The gift shop has a good selection of low cost items.

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Thank Helen W
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 20, 2016

The museum could use a little updating/repair on the talking monitors.The tour guides know their stuff and are very engaging and helpful. The museum store has a wide variety of items to purchase.We were there on a teaching day. very imformative.

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Thank barbarachristy
Newburgh, Indiana
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3 reviews
Reviewed August 18, 2016

Really appreciate the local historical site. The folks there are working to engage the neighborhood. For several years they have put on a "corn maze"...and we are watching the corn grow even now! Several thousand native Americans lived on these lands. So glad we are preserving this place. Hoping that it is kept as "free" as possible, so lots of... More 

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Thank loisa151
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

I advise you not to go, whoever you are I am sure you are better off looking at photos on the internet. The museum was ok but tiny so there isn't much to comment on. Whatever you do don't go on their "trail" that they indicated. You will walk for miles just to see one hut and a mound and... More 

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