Mounds State Park

4306 Mounds Rd.
Anderson, IN 46017- Map It
(765) 642-6627

AAA Editor Notes

Mounds State Park is 2 mi. e. of SR 9 on SR 232 at 4306 Mounds Rd. The 290-acre park preserves ancient earthworks built by the Adena and Hopewell peoples around 150 B.C. A nature center houses cultural and natural exhibits as well as interactive displays for children and adults. Animal displays include live reptiles and amphibians and a wildlife pond. Marked walking trails traverse scenic areas of the park, including the largest formation, the Great Mound. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Park $9 (per private out-of-state vehicle); $7 (per private in-state vehicle).
Hours: Park open daily 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Nature center daily 9-4 (weather permitting).