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

    Hopewell Culture

    National Historical Park Ohio

Eating & Sleeping

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Click the logo above to be taken to the Ross County-Chillicothe Visitor's Bureau

Where to Eat

While the park does not have any concessions or vending machines, there are plenty of local eateries that visitors can choose from. View the of list local restaurants near the park.


Where to Stay

The park does not have overnight facilities. There are many hotels and bed & breakfast's near the park in Chillicothe.

Visitors looking for outdoor camping facilities can find several private and public (State operated) campgounds nearby.



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...