Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site

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  • 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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Ancient Native Site Reclaimed and Preserved.
Reviewed By tbird169 October 2018

The Cahokia Mounds are a World Heritage Site that merit visiting if you are in the Saint Louis Mo area, just over the river in Illinois. Just make sure you either like Mexican food a lot, bring a...

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A must see if you are interested in prehistory on this continent
Reviewed By Jeanine D October 2018

This is an amazing site with a beautiful interpretive center, informative short movie, and helpful staff. Plan to spend at least a few hours here and be sure to walk up Monks Mound. I am so glad we...

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Under the radar treasure
Reviewed By kasotatim October 2018

Having driven by the signs for this site, we finally decided to stop in and were delighted with the results. It's hard to imagine what life was like in 1100 ad but it was more surprising to learn...

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