Town Creek Indian Mound State Historic Site

509 Town Creek Mound Rd.
Mount Gilead, NC 27306- Map It
(910) 439-6802

AAA Editor Notes

Town Creek Indian Mound State Historic Site is 5 mi. s.e. between SR 731 and SR 73. This 56-acre historic site was an important cultural, religious, economic and political center developed during the 11th century by a group archeologists refer to as the “Pee Dee Culture.” Reconstructed pre-Columbian buildings include a town house, earth lodge and mortuary. The visitor center offers interpretive exhibits and a DVD presentation. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Free.
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 1-5. Closed major holidays.