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South Charleston Indian Mound

Route 60 West, South Charleston, WV
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Interesting.

We walked here from out hotel. About a fifteen minute walk. We loved the history and the mound and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CTWalks
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Charles Town, West Virginia
unique history

This is a great place to visit, just because it is unique. There are usually places to park any... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
blackriverwoman
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Charleston, West Virginia
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good18%
  • Average34%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Route 60 West, South Charleston, WV
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank CTWalks
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank blackriverwoman
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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

Thank lovelylanna
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
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
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

Thank Judith R
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Everyone should see this and learn the history behind this landmark. This is very unusual for the location. An unexpected walk in history.

Thank bsmith41503
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This capital-city suburb is basically a drab industrial zone with a few strip malls and other businesses mixed in. The Indian Mound on US 60 in the east end of town adds a nice aesthetic touch to South Charleston. It's hard to believe but true...More

Thank Tom_H_LimerickPA
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Great information hosts lots of local festivals. Kids love to climb the mound and look out from the top. Nice part of the South Charleston Downtown area. Very close to lots of shops and restaurants.

Thank Emily J
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This is a big historic spot in a little part of the city. The restaurants around it are pretty good and the parking is easily accessible. Read the historic markers and soak in the meaning--- It won't take long!

Thank 34TallCool1
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