Etowah Indian Mounds State Historical Site

813 Indian Mounds Rd.
Cartersville, GA 30120- Map It
(770) 387-3747

AAA Editor Notes

Etowah Indian Mounds State Historical Site, 6 mi. s. of I-75 exit 288 following signs to 813 Indian Mounds Rd., preserves the remains of a Native American settlement occupied 950-1550 A.D. The 54-acre site includes six earthen mounds, a plaza, borrow pits, a fish trap in the Etowah River and a defense ditch. A museum displays artifacts excavated from the mounds and interprets religious and cultural practices of the site's former residents. Special events are offered. Picnicking is permitted.
$6; $5 (ages 62+); $4 (ages 6-17); $2 (ages 0-5).
Hours: Museum open Tues.-Sat. 9-5; grounds close 30 minutes before museum. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.