Winterville Mounds

2415 SR 1N
Greenville, MS 38703- Map It
Phone: (662) 334-4684

AAA Editor Notes

Winterville Mounds is 5 mi. n of Greenville at 2415 SR 1N. The site features the remnants of a pre-Columbian Native American city of the late-Mississippian Period (1200-1600 AD). The 42-acre park includes 12 mounds, two plazas and other earthworks. The museum contains artifacts, jewelry, pottery, utensils and art created by the native people. Special programs related to archeology, history and Native American culture are offered at the National Historic Landmark.
Hours: Grounds daily 8-6. Museum Mon.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 1:30-5. Closed Jan. 1, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas; phone ahead to confirm. Allow 1 hour minimum.