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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Fabulous Cradle of Civilization in North America
Reviewed By Kanda F October 2017

We visited the Cahokia Mounds on the recommendation of a friend and were not disappointed. We spent several hours in the Interpretive Center where the docents were all very knowledgeable and anxious...

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Enjoyable visit
Reviewed By foodfancierEastCoast October 2017

Went here on our last day visiting Missiouri (and I suppose Illinois). Nice little walking paths good for exercise and also you can climb one of the mounds via stairs - so more exercise. Staff was...

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Well done
Reviewed By cegtravel1 October 2017

This vast complex includes a large flat temple mound, a bunch of other ceremonial type mounds, some conical burial mounds, and even a woodhenge. The visitor center is well done with dioramas of...

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