Upcoming Poverty Point Programs

Learn more about the ancient culture of Poverty Point World Heritage Site at these on-site workshops, events and programs.

National Trails Day Hike

Saturday, June 6, 2020 - 10:00am
Visitors are invited to take part in a ranger-led hike showcasing the mounds, earthworks and nature found in the park. The event begins with an introductory video shown in the museum followed by an approximately 2-hour hike. Weather permitting. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.

World Atlatl Day

Saturday, June 6, 2020 - 2:00pm
Guests are welcome to learn about the ancient spear-throwing device known as the "atlatl" and take part in a friendly spear-throwing competition to see who can hurl a spear the furthest. Weather permitting. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.

Sock Mocassins Making

Saturday, June 27, 2020 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Participants will make their own pair of moccasins out of tube socks; for children 6-12. The program will be held under the picnic pavilion. Supplies will be provided. For more information call 888.926.5492 toll free or 318.926.5492 locally.