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Town Creek Indian Mound

509 Town Creek Mound Rd, Mount Gilead, NC 27306-8506
+1 910-439-6802
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An Unexpected Surprise

I was not aware that there were any mounds in this part of the country, so the site intrigued me... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Hopkinsville, Kentucky
Historic location

Certainly this is a historic location as we were told that Indians had been in the area since the... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Raleigh, NC
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509 Town Creek Mound Rd, Mount Gilead, NC 27306-8506
+1 910-439-6802
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

I was not aware that there were any mounds in this part of the country, so the site intrigued me. Even though the Visitor's Center in being worked on, Ethan and Jesse provided a wealth of information. I have been to many different mound sites...More

Thank tmjrobin
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Certainly this is a historic location as we were told that Indians had been in the area since the Ice Age. The only original part of the site is the mound but there are some other structures that have been built. The site is very...More

Thank RaleighNCtravel
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is an interesting State Park About Native American Indians. So little is said in our modern culture about the "original americans!" MORE needs to be said about these "great people." This park has a self guided tour of the site and visitors can go...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

My husband, children and I visited the Town Creek Indian Mound one Sunday afternoon after church. What an amazing place! We all immensely enjoyed our visit and learned so very much! What a historic treasure to have available! So glad we live fairly close, as...More

Thank TravelingAngelaDawn
Reviewed 25 July 2016

As a NC 4th grade History teacher, I was interested in this site for its significance to NC History, which it did not disappoint. The mound itself can be viewed in about 30 minutes, but there is a nice walking trail that adds another 30...More

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 10 April 2016

I was just there last night (4-9-16). Observations of the night sky are wonderful on a clear night, because this location is so far from the city lights. The staff and probably volunteers are always helpful, and have a great telescope that visitors are allowed...More

1  Thank ShindigTV
Reviewed 30 October 2015

The feeling of being taken back into time within a primitive setting in a location where you can feel at peace within a tranquil environment was relaxing on this spur of the moment trip. The staff were very impressive in their knowledge of the artifacts...More

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The museum houses much information on Native American Culture. An informative video. The mound itself and the huts are awsome!

Thank marbob2015
Reviewed 17 October 2015

It's always a treat to take time and visit local landmarks and attractions. Indian Mound offers a nice educational area and beautiful land to roam and relax. Great settings for quiet moments, picnics and peaceful walks.

Thank AwesomeYou
Reviewed 18 September 2015

This is a great Native American Cultural sight, ran by The State of North Carolina! Great place to take the family, for a couple hours, of gaining insight into Native American culture! Sight is well maintained, easily accessible, and staffed with Knowledgeable people!

Thank fyrfyghter73
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Adrianne S
I am doing a project for college about historical sites and was wondering if I could make videos of the site?
14 April 2016|
Response from Misifusmiau M |
I'm pretty sure you can.
Linda H
What time is it open on Sunday
9 April 2016|
Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
1-5pm according to the website...
Lars G
Are picnic tables available ?
6 March 2016|
Response from Misifusmiau M |
Yes. At the parking lot