just north of Atlanta at the Etowah Indian Mounds State Historic Site. With six earthen mounds, this 53 acre historic site protects the land used from 1000 to 1550 AD by several thousand Native Americans. Start your visit to Etowah at the visitor center and prepare to walk around the site after this introduction to the plaza and three mounds which once held the priest's home, temples, and burial sites.
Top Tips for Emory’s Carlos Museum in Atlanta, Georgia
Visit the campus of Emory University in Atlanta to see the Carlos Museum, an excellent, low-cost museum for all things ancient history. Here's what you need to know.