Poverty Point National Monument

Overview

Located in northeastern Louisiana, this park commemorates a culture that thrived during the first and second millennia B.C. This site, which contains some of the largest prehistoric earth works in North America, is managed by the state of Louisiana. These State Park facilities are open to the public. PLEASE NOTE: NO FEDERAL FACILITIES.

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Activities

Seasonality / Weather

Summers are generally hot and humid with rain. Winters are mild.

Directions

Driving: 

Car - From I-20, take the Delhi exit and travel north of LA 17, east on LA 134 and north on LA 577.