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Angel Mounds State Historic Site

8215 Pollack Ave, Evansville, IN 47715-6231
+1 812-853-3956
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Enlightening Pre-Historic Native American Site

Angel Mounds is a wonderful step back into our history of the United States. The museum is very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kwerner27
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Great museum

Beautiful interpretive site, lots of artifacts and there paths to walk the grounds are beautiful... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Helen T
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8215 Pollack Ave, Evansville, IN 47715-6231
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Angel Mounds is a wonderful step back into our history of the United States. The museum is very well done and walks you thru the time periods of the people (Archaic, Woodland and Mississippians) that lived there. For us this placed taught us that the...More

Thank kwerner27
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful interpretive site, lots of artifacts and there paths to walk the grounds are beautiful maintained. There's a party to the top of the biggest mound that's an easy climb not to be missed

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Could of been a nice trip if a few of the workers were not so rude to the children. A couple of the workers one lady who helped with corn husk dolls and the man who helped with arrowhead craft yelled multiple times at the...More

Thank Audreylynn74
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Visited Angel Mounds in July 2017, very nice site of ancient mound builders. Gift store. Lots of walking bring deet bug spray for mosquitos if going in the summer.

Thank RestonTravelersVA
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Unusual historical facts laid in an interesting way. The interpretation centre has a very naive but effective display of dioramas and lots to read and see. I missed seeing the figurine (a display about it shows a priesty guy instead). You can walk the mounds,...More

Thank MadridUK
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I grew up in Evansville, but had never been to Angel Mounds. It was a beautiful day outside to walk around, and we enjoyed the museum inside, but here are some tips. The paths to the mounds are grass, and in the morning it's wet...More

1  Thank rozpetl
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Cool place to check out. Left on your own for the trails, but you can go at your own pace. Gift shop was nice, not too pricy.

Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We learned about the Missippian Indian culture from the good exhibits in the interpretive center. We didn't go far into the actual area because of the heat, but what we could see was interesting. I would recommend this for a stop if you are nearby...More

Thank cmujmumom
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We were disappointed. The mounds have been eroded by centuries of weather and farming--so no one really knows how big/high the mounds were or even how many there may have been. There is a ton of conjecture and theory with very little evidence/artifacts. There is...More

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My wife and I toured Angel Mounds on a wet and warm day. The museum was full of dioramas but had no film clip or slide show. We were the only people there until a troop of children with chaperones arrived. They had a small...More

1  Thank David W
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