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South Charleston Indian Mound

Route 60 West, South Charleston, WV
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Charleston Mound

Nice signage ... interesting Steps up and down the mound old and dilapidated .. in need of... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
kd2im
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Freeville, New York
This was so neat to see....worth the stop!

We had seen this posted on FB by a friend and we just happened to be driving right through this... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
Vicki A
,
Brunswick, Md.
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20 Oct 2017
“Be sure to visit the Interpretive Center of the Mound”
4 Jul 2018
“Charleston Mound”
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Route 60 West, South Charleston, WV
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

Nice signage ... interesting Steps up and down the mound old and dilapidated .. in need of repair/replacement could be dangerous for older folks.

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

We had seen this posted on FB by a friend and we just happened to be driving right through this area. So glad we took the time to stop. It is very cool to see and walk around and up on top on

Thank Vicki A
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

While the mound itself isn't much to see, there is some information on signs at the base, the Interpretive Center has many displays and artifacts on exhibit. We received a free tour by the docent there and learned a lot about the history of the...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

A weekend antiquing trip brought us to South Charleston. The Indian Mound was right nice to our destination. The area was very nice and well maintained. there were informational displays and the view from the top of the mound is lovely. There is also a...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We walked here from out hotel. About a fifteen minute walk. We loved the history and the mound and the area around it. As the evening gets darker, the crowd gets a little sketchy.

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

This is a great place to visit, just because it is unique. There are usually places to park any time of the day and there are steps where you can walk to the top of the mound. There used to be many indian mounds in...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

I have visited this mound several times. It is a quick visit and there are small restaurants in walking distance.

1  Thank lovelylanna
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

The mound in South Charleston is near the main road going along the river. It is a large structure with a winding walkway going to the top and givi9ng a good view. The artifacts from inside hte mound are long removed and not on display...More

Thank hodag21378
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Basically a mound of earth with steps to the top. There could be descriptive placards describing the site and the indians that occupied the area. When and where they went and what they did while living in the area. But alas, no information what so...More

Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Native American Indians were in our city over 1,000 years ago, they buried their families in the miund The Smithsonian Institution excavated the Mound in 1987-88

1  Thank Judith R
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