Post by Heritage Travel NPS (@heritagetravelnps)

January 2016

Cohokia Mounds State Historic Site Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is located in Illinois, just several miles east of the Mississippi River and St. Louis, Missouri.  The mounds are a unique example of a large American Indian cultural and urban complex that flourished between A.D. 1000 and 1350. To learn more about this historic place and other World Heritage Sites go to: http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/worldheritagesites/Cahokia_Mounds_State_Historic_Site.htm Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons, Carptrash #worldheritage #cahokia #travel #NationalParkService #NationalRegisterofHistoricPlaces #NationalRegister #FindYourPark #NPS #travelitineraries #discoveramerica #travel #instatravel #travelgram #america #USA #NHPA50 #Preservation50 #collinsville #Illinoisan

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