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Grave Creek Mound State Park, Moundsville

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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Very short attraction but interesting and worth the climb. The museum is cool and gift shop is inexpensive.  more »
  • If you're in the area this is a nice little place to stop by. The museum has nice history of the mound and other history of other things made in West Virginia such as the history of a marble company a...  more »
  • I am fascinated by the history of the ancient Americans who were here long before us so when I read about this burial mound I wanted to visit. I thought it was impressive! We walked to the top where y...  more »
Google
  • I am giving this 5 stars because there is not a choice for higher number. The information and displayed are awesome and very breath taking. The fact that you can ascend the mound and see the city is amazing
  • Admission is free and the museum gives a great history of the local indigenous people who built the mound. Great all day event, especially when paired with the West Virginia Penitentiary right across the street
  • This is an awesome conical mound. Nice museum, visitor center. Give yourself a couple hours to take it all in. And ofcourse there's the prison across the street
  • Interesting facts and information about the Indians. Just couldn't climb the mound, it's too steep for my bad hip
  • I want to know more of the giant skeletons found there.