Welcome to Wickliffe Mounds

Welcome to Wickliffe Mounds (HM13Z3)

Location: Wickliffe, KY 42087 Ballard County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 58.258', W 89° 5.55'

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State Historic Site

Nearly one thousand years ago, this village was home for Native Americans of the prehistoric Mississippian culture. Peaceful farmers, these mound building Indians lived throughout the Ohio and Mississippi river valleys. Exhibits at Wicklffe Mounds museum interpret the culture of the Mississippian people and the scientific discipline of archaeology. Research continues to provide important information about this archaeological site and its history. Operated by the Kentucky Department of Parks, Wickliffe Mounds has been designated as a Kentucky Archaeological Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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HM NumberHM13Z3
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Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:00am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 313735 N 4093697
Decimal Degrees36.97096667, -89.09250000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 58.258', W 89° 5.55'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 58' 15.48" N, 89° 5' 33.00" W
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Area Code(s)270
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 301 Great River Rd, Wickliffe KY 42087, US
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