Summer Solstice Walks   - Jun 20, 2015 to Jun 21, 2015

Summer Solstice WalksSpiro Mounds Archaeological Center
18154 1st St
Spiro, OK 74959

Phone: 918-962-2062
Fax: 918-962-2062
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These special guided tours are offered at Oklahoma's only prehistoric Native American archaeological site open to the public. Each tour will be one mile of easy walking and about two hours in duration. Archaeologist Dennis Peterson will tell about the mounds, the people who created them between A.D. 900-1450, how the people became a very important leadership group, the excavations that took place here and why some of the 12 mounds line up to solstice and equinox sunsets. The walk will reveal interesting history about the area. The 7pm walk will allow the observation of the sunset, which ...

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant

  • Projected Attendance: 100

11am, 2pm & 7pm.

Adults: $3

Children: $2

While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.

Located 3 miles east of Spiro on Hwy 9/271, 4 miles north on Lock & Dam Rd and 1/2 mile west on 1st St.

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Dennis Peterson




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