Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center

Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center 18154 1st St
Spiro, OK 74959

Phone: 918-962-2062
Fax: 918-962-2062
Description

The Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center is the only prehistoric Native American archaeological site in Oklahoma open to the public.  One of the most important American Indian sites in the nation, the Spiro Mounds are world renowned because of the incredible amount of art and artifacts dug from the Craig Mound, the site's only burial mound.  Home to rich cultural resources, the Spiro Mounds were created and used by Caddoan speaking Indians between 850 and 1450 AD.  This area of eastern Oklahoma became the seat of ancient Mississippian culture and the Spiro Mounds grew from a small farming village to one of the most important cultural centers in what later became the United States.

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  • Facility Amenities: Gift Shop

  • Tour Information: Guided Tours

Day

Open

Close

Sunday

12:00 pm

5:00 pm

Wednesday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

Thursday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

Friday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

Saturday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

Closed state holidays.

Located 3 miles E of Spiro on Hwy 9/271 and 4 miles N on Lock & Dam Rd.

Primary Contact:

Dennis Peterson




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From TravelOK.com Staff on 03/04/15

Trena, thanks for your interest in Spiro Mounds! The staff there will be more than happy to answer any questions you have and schedule your visit. Please give them a call at 918-962-2062. Have a great day and thank you for using TravelOK.com!


From Trena Davis on 03/04/15

I am interested in bringing our little school but need details please. We would have about 35 people ages 5-14 and some adults.


 
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