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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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May 2015

Spiro Mounds 37th Birthday Bash and 10th Annual Archaeology Day

May 9

The Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center will hold our Tenth Annual Archaeology Day on May 9, 2015. On this day the Spiro Mounds site will also celebrate its 37th birthday. As the only prehistoric, Native American archaeological site in Oklahoma that is open to the public, we want to make the public more aware of the past and the science of archaeology. From 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. visitors will have the opportunity to learn more about the past and historic…

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June 2015

Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center Summer Solstice Walks

June 20 - 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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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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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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