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Spiro Mounds

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18154 First Street, Spiro, OK 74959 United States
(918) 962-2062 http://www.okhistory.org/sites/spiromounds.php

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September 2015

Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center Autumnal Equinox Walks

September 22 - 23

Archaeologist and manager Dennis Peterson will lead guided tours starting at 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Each walk will take about two hours and require a mile of easy walking. Mr. Peterson will tell about this unique prehistoric Native American mound site, the types of mounds, why they were created and why some of the mounds are lined up for the sunsets of the Solstices and Equinoxes. He will tell the history of the excavations, Native American ceremonies…

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October 2015

Spiro Mounds Hosts Archaeology Month Event

October 17

October is Archaeology Month in Oklahoma, and the Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center will hold a special event with a lecture and a guided walk on October 17, 2015. Archaeology Month is sponsored and promoted by the Oklahoma Anthropological Society; they offer many more events throughout the month. At 1 p.m. visitors can attend a lecture about the Spiro Mounds. There will also be a guided tour of the site at 2 p.m. led by manager Dennis Peterson. The regular exhibits…

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December 2015

Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center Winter Solstice Walks

December 21

Archaeologist and manager Dennis Peterson will lead guided tours starting at 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Each walk will take about two hours and require a mile of easy walking. Mr. Peterson will tell about this unique prehistoric Native American mound site, the types of mounds, why they were created and why some of the mounds are lined up for the sunsets of the Solstices and Equinoxes. He will tell the history of the excavations, Native American ceremonies…

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