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Address: Cooperstown, NY
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Final resting place of Indian bones and artifacts of the Iroquois tribe.

Final resting place of Indian bones and artifacts of the Iroquois tribe.

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Peaceful site

Really isn't much to see, it's on the edge of town, but in a peaceful setting away from the hubbub of Main street.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 September 2016
rpl170192016
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Maryland, New York
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Maryland, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Really isn't much to see, it's on the edge of town, but in a peaceful setting away from the hubbub of Main street.

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Cooperstown, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Not much here, easy to get to, but limited parking, just off the end of main street. There is a plaque to tell about the mound and the surrounding park is a nice hike to the river.

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Northeast U.S.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

We went here because it was on the map supplied by our hotel -- no one and nothing else that we encountered during two days in Cooperstown mentioned it. It's a very short walk out of the downtown area, past some imposing estates and historic homes. The site itself is not well marked if you are coming on foot from... More 

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Carle Place, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2015

Easily accessed from the center of town. There is an historical sign explaining the area. Stop and look around as you drive to other attractions.

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warwick
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

I like learning some history of the areas we visit. This was very insightful. Not much more other than the plaque placed at the Burial Mound, but it did make me think.

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IRide32
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2014

This burial mound is located in a small field at the end of Main St. across from some historical homes on the lake. It was eerie and different and a quaint piece of history from the area.

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Glenside, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014

This is really just a field with signs explaining what was done at the site. Only takes a minute to stop. Interesting.

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1 Thank EdithTaylor560
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

As a history buff, this is a site I was interested to see. There are burial mounds in Ohio and had not seen one in NY State. A quick stop.

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Summit, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2014

I'm living in Cooperstown for a year and I happened upon this while walking around town a few months ago. It's a very small stone sign on a mound in a fenced-off area (easy to get to) that's a block or two from the Hall of Fame. It's a quick walk from there and the area around it is fairly... More 

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Austin, Texas
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2013

It was cool to see, like a 2 min stop. Not something I would drive a long distance to go to, but since it was just off main st it was worth going to.

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