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Indian Mound & Museum

1028 S Court St, Florence, AL 35630-6116
+1 256-760-6427
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Wonderful little museum

The new building is very well done with lots of stone tools, arrowheads and pottery. The... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Susan R
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Warrenton
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Great new place.

This a new small local attraction. It was neat and the person there knew some neat information... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
tinaz494
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Huntsville, Alabama
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1028 S Court St, Florence, AL 35630-6116
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

The new building is very well done with lots of stone tools, arrowheads and pottery. The interactive displays are fun and interesting. There is an informative video too. Then you can walk to the top of the mound and look around. Admission is $5 for...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This a new small local attraction. It was neat and the person there knew some neat information. It's great for school kids and adults alike just a small place but the actual mound is on the premises.

Thank tinaz494
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The brand new Florence Indian Mound Museum opened in January 2017. My family ventured in on a rainy Saturday afternoon for our first visit. We were in awe at the beauty of the museum. For a town the size of Florence, this is a very...More

5  Thank AlabamaAngel
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The Indian Mound and Museum is an amazing place. Crammed in between businesses though beautifully done. The museum takes you back in time to see, feel and learn how our Native American ancestors lived in the Shoals area. The 71 steps to the top of...More

1  Thank Moulton1990
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The mound sits on the banks of the river, somewhat tucked away. Still, it's not hard to find and it is definitely worth the visit. It is remarkable that this ancient relic of the aboriginal Americans has survived. One can ascend the summit at no...More

1  Thank Charles T
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Very cool part of Alabama's history. You can walk up the mound for free. There is a fee for the small museum. The museum is new. We spent about 45 minutes here.

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The new Indian Mound Museum is all about the Native People who inhabited the region before the Europeans arrived. They have an extensive collection of artifacts to see. People can park and visit the indian mound without going in the museum. They charge a small...More

1  Thank Duster
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Anytime you are close to any Native American monuments or museum's I always suggest you go. Everyone needs to learn their Native American History

Thank alabama_number_1
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I never knew this was here. I was so happy to find such a living museum of mounds and information about the people that lived there hundreds of years earlier. It was a lovely trip. Beautiful well-maintained grounds. A secret that I was glad to...More

1  Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Really wanted to see this, but it was closed due to renovations being performed. The ladies at the Florence Tourism Center (located at the entrance to McFarland Park) Informed us that it was currently undergoing renovations.

5  Thank TracyLarry M
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Charlie T
15 March 2017|
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Response from Duster | Reviewed this property |
The charge for adult admission is currently $5.00, but you can park in the parking lot and visit the indian mound for free.
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