A Trip To This Little Known Ancient Ruin In Louisiana Is Truly One In A Million
Did you know that Louisiana is home to a World Heritage Site? Built 3,000 years ago, this incredible series of earthworks are still a bit of a mystery. New clues about the lives of these early inhabitants are constantly being uncovered, so it’s worth your while to pay the site a visit. Let’s take a closer look at Poverty Point and learn a little about the history of this fascinating location.
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Poverty Point is located at 6859 LA Hwy. 577, Pioneer, LA 71266. Here’s a handy map to help you find your way:
For more information about the Poverty Point World Heritage Site, visit its website here and follow along on its Facebook page here.
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