Kansas City, Kansas: Downtown Burial Mound

A Native American ancestral grave site, left in place as the streets bend around it. No sense adding "vengeful wrath of Indian dead" to a city's infrastructure worries.

Huron Indian Cemetery

Minnesota Ave., Kansas City, KS
Huron Indian Cemetery. On Minnesota Ave. between N. 7th and 6th Sts.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Downtown Burial Mound

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Huron Indian Cemetery

Indian burial ground in the center of city. The burial mound stood in the way of proposed widening of the main street, Minnesota Ave. so a deviation was made in the street. Bounded by the School Board Bldg., Huron Office Bldg. and Scottish Rite Temple.

[Gayle Roberts-Stewart, 05/12/2002]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Meals Delivered by Model RailroadMeals Delivered by Model Railroad, Kansas City, KS - 1 mi.
World's Largest Cap GunWorld's Largest Cap Gun, Kansas City, MO - 2 mi.
Large Needle and ButtonLarge Needle and Button, Kansas City, MO - 2 mi.
In the region:
Burger Mobile, Kansas City, MO - 5 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

October 17, 2017

My Sights

My Sights

Create and Save Your Own Crazy Road Trip!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Kansas Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Teapot Dome Gas Station, Zillah, Washington (Oct 16-22, 2017)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from RoadsideAmerica.com. Subscribe now!
RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special online rates for hotels & motels.

Nearby Hotels and Motels, Kansas City, Kansas

Nightly rates found:

Find Hotels Near:

Book Online Now