Discover the ancient city of Cahokia Mounds, the largest pre-Columbian city north of Mexico and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Explore the site's over 80 mounds, including the massive earthen pyramid known as Monk's Mound.

Learn about the Mississippian people who inhabited the area over 1,000 years ago and their culture, religion, and daily life.

Enjoy the beautiful views from the top of Monk's Mound and the surrounding area.

Take a guided tour led by knowledgeable interpreters and learn even more about the history and archaeology of Cahokia Mounds.

Step back in time and experience the rich history and culture of the Mississippian people at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site.