• Aerial photo of Mound City Group - Photo courtesy of Ryan Fisher

    Hopewell Culture

    National Historical Park Ohio

Park Statistics

School Kids at MCG

Student at Mound City Group reflect and document their experiences.

NPS / Melinda Repko

Acreage

Gross Area Acres for 2013 - 1,170
Gross Area Acres for 2012 - 1,170
Gross Area Acres for 2011 - 1,170
Gross Area Acres for 2010 - 1,170
Gross Area Acres for 2009 - 1,170

Visitation

Total Recreation Visits for 2013 - 32,206
Total Recreation Visits for 2012 - 39,462
Total Recreation Visits for 2011 - 33,384
Total Recreation Visits for 2010 - 33,918
Total Recreation Visits for 2009 - 34,179

Budget

Annual Budget for FY 2013 - $1,336,000
Annual Budget for FY 2012 - $1,338,000
Annual Budget for FY 2005 - $979,000
Annual Budget for FY 2004 - $778,000
Annual Budget for FY 2003 - $783,000

Did You Know?

Obsidian spear point

Obsidian has been found at a few Hopewell earthwork sites. The majority of obsidian, several hundred pounds, was found in one mound at Hopewell Mound Group. Much of the obsidian is from Obsidian Cliff in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming - over 1,500 miles away. More...