Crystal River Archaeological State Park

3400 N. Museum Pointe
Crystal River, FL 34428- Map It
Phone: (352) 795-3817

AAA Editor Notes

Crystal River Archaeological State Park, 2 mi. n. on US 19, then 1 mi. w. on State Park St. to 3400 N. Museum Point, preserves the ceremonial mound complex built by Native Americans who occupied the site from 200 B.C. to A.D. 1400. In addition to temple and burial mounds, there are middens, or refuse mounds, formed in part by the empty shells of the seafood that was an important part of the Native Americans' diet. Artifacts are displayed.</br>Pet friendly (call for restrictions/fees.). Picnicking is permitted. </br>
$3 (per private vehicle with maximum eight people); $2 (per additional passenger or person arriving by bicycle, motorcycle or on foot).
Hours: Grounds daily 8-dusk. Museum Thurs.-Mon. 9-5. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.