• Mound City Group visitor center and mounds in mid-summer

    Hopewell Culture

    National Historical Park Ohio

Stories

Camp Sherman-LL, Davis & Squier-LR, Copper Effigy Bird-TR, Mica Effigy Hand-TL
 

Each of the 401 National Park Service sites throughout the United States and its territories have a story to tell. Every story carries with it many chapters that comprise the rich history which makes each and every one unique. Here you will find the chapters of the Hopewell Culture National Historical Park story. Click on a link below to learn more about the park's story.

Camp Sherman

Did You Know?

Copper effigy bird

People of the Hopewellian Culture made extensive use of copper from the Lake Superior region, near the Keweenaw peninsula and Isle Royal area. Copper was worked into elaborate objects and effigy artwork without using smelting techniques. More...