Visit These Fascinating Burial Mounds In Ohio For An Adventure Into The Past

Two-thousand years ago, Native Americans built beautiful earthen mounds in Southern Ohio. At Hopewell Culture National Park, you can visit these mounds and take a trip into the past. The mounds were used for religious purposes, including funerals, burials, and rituals. Hiking around the park is the top activity here. It’s the best way to see the earthworks. There are also camping grounds, restaurants, and lodging nearby the park if you plan to stay.

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For a culturally historic outing, visit the Hopewell Culture National Park. It’s a great trip that is fit for all ages. Click here for instructions on how to purchase your pass before entering the park.

Address: Hopewell Culture National Historical Park, 16062 OH-104, Chillicothe, OH 45601, USA