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Cartersville, Georgia: Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site

"Georgia's Ancient Indian City." Climb an outdoor staircase to the top of Georgia's tallest mound. A museum showcases objects excavated from the mounds, but not the bodies.

813 Indian Mound Rd SE, Cartersville, GA
From downtown Cartersville, drive southwest on Etowah Drive for three miles. It dead-ends at the Mounds site.
Gates open summer Tu-Su 9-5. Fewer hours and days off-season. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $6.
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Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site

"Georgia's Ancient Indian City." Until the mid-1500s this chiefdom reigned across a 50-mile radius. The largest mound stands 60 feet high and covers more than three acres. Museum, self-guided tours.

[Michelle, 01/25/2004]

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