Poverty Point World Heritage Site

Poverty Point World Heritage Site Photo
Many programs demonstrate how the residents of the Poverty Point area lived and worked, hundreds of years ago.
Many programs demonstrate how the residents of the Poverty Point area lived and worked, hundreds of years ago.
Mound A
Mound A

Location

6859 Hwy. 577
Pioneer LA 71266

Main trading & ceremonial center of 3,000 yr-old prehistoric Indian culture. Video, museum, earthworks, guided tours in season, hiking, picnicking.  

Tram tours are given Wednesdays – Sundays at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m., March through October, weather permitting.

Open 7 days/week 9 a.m - 5 p.m. 

Amenities

Designations
  • National Register of Historic Places
Discounts
  • Senior Citizen Discount
General Information
  • Family Friendly

Contact

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