Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site

  • Museums | Museums/Galleries
  • Illinois
  • Illinois


Site of the largest prehistoric Indian city north of Mexico. Interpretive center, Woodhenge solar calendar, special events. From I-55, exit 6 IL Rte. 111. From I-255, exit 24.

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Interesting
Reviewed By KarenBruns June 2018

We enjoyed this stop on our drive out west. The museum was nice, not too big or overwhelming. Lots of trails to walk on to check out the mounds. Stairs up to the top of the big mound were fun to do...

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You don't have to go to Egypt to see a pyramid
Reviewed By Shipbird1969 June 2018

I've been wanting to come to this place for a long, long time. It did not disappoint. The main mound is a earthen platform mound with a basal foot print bigger than the Great Pyramid of Giza. There...

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Awesome place!
Reviewed By Annieluvsbreck June 2018

Visited recently with my son and 7 year old grandson and we all loved it! What an amazing view from the top of Monks Mound! If you are in the area I highly recommend visiting. The museum and movie...

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