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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Fantastic
Reviewed By mmoose4 October 2019

We spent a couple hours thoroughly going through the educational center and found it super interesting and well done. I only learned about this site within the last couple years, which is so sad...

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Love this Place
Reviewed By ajnavy04 February 2020

Cahokia was the site of the largest Pre-Colombian settlement in the modern-day United States. The mounds, built over the course of several centuries, are all that remains of the civilization that...

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A must stop family attraction.
Reviewed By ddillier13 January 2020

After you get up all the stairs of Monks Mounds the view is absolutely amazing. And just across the street, with free parking, is the newly renovated museum. The displays are wonderful as they take...

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