The first of the Winter Lecture Series programs will open at Cahokia Mounds State Historic on Sunday, January 28, at 2:00 p.m. with a presentation by Dr. Mark Wagner, “Bound to the Western Waters: Searching for Lewis and Clark... Read More.
American Indian craftpersons, demonstrators, and performers, will be featured at American Indian Educational Days at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site on Saturday and Sunday, September 9-10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Booths will be set up in the lobby of the Interpretive Center where... Read More.
Children and fun-loving adults can enjoy a day of crafts, stories and Native American skills on Sunday, May 21, at the Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site. The free Kids Day activities run from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the ancient site,... Read More.
Storyteller Dovie Thomason will share Native American folk tales and her own stories of Indian culture and history May 6 at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site. Thomason’s storytelling is filled with ancestral wisdom and traditional indigenous tales from her Lakota and Plains... Read More.
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site presents some of the nation’s best Native American artists April 28-30 at the site’s annual Spring Indian Market Days. The artists will sell paintings, jewelry, beadwork, pottery, musical instruments and much more. All items are made by... Read More.
The Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site will welcome the equinox and the arrival of spring with a special dawn event March 19 at the “Woodhenge” solar calendar. Visitors can gather at 6:45 a.m. Sunday... Read More.
Hear the latest discoveries about a huge Native American settlement excavated in what is now East St. Louis when archaeologist Tamira K. Brennan delivers a free presentation Feb. 26 at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site. Dr. Brennan, coordinator... Read More.
A series of free lectures at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site will look back at 2,000 years of Native American history, beginning with an update on research into the mound-builders who once lived in the lower Illinois River valley.
The Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site will welcome the winter solstice with a special event at the “Woodhenge” solar calendar. Sun watchers will gather on Sunday, Dec. 18, at 7 a.m. to... Read More.
Looking for unique holiday gifts? Need a dose of artistic inspiration? The annual Native American Holiday Market at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site offers both this Thanksgiving weekend – Friday, Nov. 25, through Sunday, Nov. 27. More than 30 Native American artists,... Read More.