Ancient Native American Sites in Georgia | Part 6: Ocmulgee Mounds

Ocmulgee Mounds National Monument in Macon, GA is the site of one of the largest Native American cities in the U.S. and likewise is home to the tallest earthen pyramid. Consisting of seven mounds and earthen pyramids built around 800 AD, the tallest of these structures is known as the Great Temple Mound. It was constructed on the […]

Ancient Native American sites in Georgia | Part 2: Sapelo Shell Rings

In this series we will explore Georgia’s Native American heritage by visiting the publicly accessible remains of ancient Indian cities. This journey will take us from the coastal barrier islands to the mountain tops as we travel over 4,000 years back in time. Sapelo Shell Rings Two hours north of Jacksonville, Florida lies the mostly undeveloped barrier […]