• 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?

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.