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Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park

3600 Indian Mound Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32303-2300
+1 850-922-6007
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good trails with new information kiosk!

This is an excellent place for a picnic, as there are lots of tables available. There is also a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Faustina S
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Savannah, Georgia
Fun for getting out and exploring

This is a beautiful park. we didn’t hike the long trail but we hiked the short one and it is kid... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kdsrn
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Tallahassee, Florida
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This important site dates back to the 13th century.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good25%
  • Average43%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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3600 Indian Mound Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32303-2300
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+1 850-922-6007
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an excellent place for a picnic, as there are lots of tables available. There is also a covered pavilion and very nice bathrooms - real ones, not portable ones. We like to explore the trails and were delighted to find a new kiosk!...More

Thank Faustina S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful park. we didn’t hike the long trail but we hiked the short one and it is kid friendly and great if you want to just get out and about and get into some nature. It also has nice picnic area and...More

Thank kdsrn
Reviewed 11 August 2017

If you are looking for historical text and artifacts, visit the nearby San Luis. This site is undisturbed burial mounds in a peaceful N. FL setting. I wouldn't recommend this as an "attraction" for visitors traveling through Tallahassee, but it is a must visit for...More

1  Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Love the site interpretation; cool history and a beautiful peaceful place. Could use more visible staff but understand budget restrictions.

Thank dwew35
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This is not the best place to go to during spring and summer well because of bugs, humidity and heat. The historical significance although nice is barely on display. Clearly the budget for the park is lacking. The signs are also faded from weathering. Great...More

1  Thank Fabiola925
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We joined the local bird club for a Saturday walk around the park and then checked out the archaeological mounds and a very nice trail that took us to a former mill site dating back to the 1800's when the property had been a plantation....More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We decided to go here because it was close to where we were staying. It is a picnic area with a history. There are a couple of mounds that you can walk up stairs to get to the top of and there are signs to...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 17 February 2017

It's a nice place to visit if you want to get out for a short walk. It would also be a great place to take your dog for a walk or to visit with small children.

Thank MekaMeka
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A hidden gem, and a truly beautiful state park. Gorgeous trees and a creek that runs by. Not very many people, quiet and calm.

1  Thank Kat A
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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Variety of trails to select from. Wooden stairs to top of two of the mounds are close to parking area. One path required dexterity to navigate temporary boards on the ground through a muddy area which added more fun to the adventure for our granddaughter....More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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