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Address: Forks of the River Parkway, Sevierville, TN

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A nice spot to remember the Native Americans who once ruled this land. The mound is not very big. So, if you are expecting a large mound like many areas have you will not find it... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 January 2017
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Cookeville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

A nice spot to remember the Native Americans who once ruled this land. The mound is not very big. So, if you are expecting a large mound like many areas have you will not find it here. Located in Sevierville on highway 441 (Forks of the River Parkway). It's a nice place just to reflect on days pass. It is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

It's easy to drive right by the Indian Mound and not even notice it. But if you're visiting the area, you may find this bit of history worth stopping for.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

If you have ever been to an actual indian mound, say like in Cahokia, IL then you will be VERY disappointed in this "mound". Not much there but a sign and a little bump maybe 5 feet high in the Shoney's parking lot. Nothing to see. There is some nice landscaping near by and a nice walking trail that goes... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2009

The McMahan Indian Mound is located in Sevierville, TN on highway 441 (Forks of the River Parkway) next the Landmark INN and across the street from the Burger King. Between 1200 and 1500 AD Native American Indians were believed to have lived near the area of the McMahan Indian Mound. During excavation of the area in 1881, several artifacts were... More 

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