• A plush carpet of green grass covering the Mound City Group in 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?

Ancient Monuments, Squier & Davis

The first publication of the Smithsonian Institution in 1848 was an extensive survey of archeology sites that included all of the sites at Hopewell Culture NHP. The book was authored by Ephraim Squier (left) and Edwin Davis (right), residents of the town of Chillicothe where Hopewell Culture NHP is located.