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Aztalan State Park

County Highway B, Lake Mills, WI
+1 920-648-8774
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The park could stand more attention from the state, but the site itself, with its mounds and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Easily the Highlight of My Quick Trip to Lake Mills!

Admittedly, I'm biased as an enthusiast of all things ancient and Native, but I found this park to... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Amy H
Clear Lake
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The park could stand more attention from the state, but the site itself, with its mounds and replicas of some of the construction of the Mississipian Indian culture, is fascinating. A little trailer houses well-informed and enthusiastic volunteers; a funding campaign is underway to build...More

Thank tmmke
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Admittedly, I'm biased as an enthusiast of all things ancient and Native, but I found this park to be fascinating! I had the place to myself on a weekday summer morning--just me and 3 archaeologists working on an excavation of a residence on the edge...More

Thank Amy H
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Black Creek, Wisconsin, USA
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I was listening to NPR the other day and the speaker mentioned tours of an archeological dig at Aztalan State Park. I had never heard of the park or the Native Americans who i habited the area. There are so many u disovered treasures in...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

This park is an overlooked jem in today's world. It is big, with lots of land on the river. It is historic, with historical buildings that can be visited, with some good artifacts inside. There are the old burial mounds to visit. There is a...More

Thank ChicagoTravelerLuck
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Friends introduced us to this well kept park. We hope to stop back again and also check out the museum nearby.

Thank soundwords
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Very much dependent on visitors expectations. Those interested in accepted history will find the site long in generality and theory, little in evidence. Educational markers decayed or vandalized. Disappointing. The average visitor will find little more than a lumpy field with restrooms and a nice...More

Thank William T
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The location along the Crawfish River in Jefferson County WI has fortunately been preserved to protect the archeological earthworks. There are platform mounds and conical mounds at this site. There is evidence that is related to the Cahokia site.

Thank Aztalan
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We were on our way back from another state park saw a sign for this one decided to go check it out totally impressed the structures were so cool next time when I have more time will do a little longer hiking there

Thank Nancy z
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Every school student in Wisconsin should be required to visit Aztalan State park and learn about the Misissippian culture that inhabited Wisconsin. It's an amazing place and so interesting - sure to spellbind any visitor. Learn about its connections with Cahokia in Illinois and you'll...More

Thank christine102262
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I took a group of German foreign exchange students to visit in mid-October. The Indian settlers who were here have been gone since about 1200 AD. But the burial mounds and replica fortress wall give the feelings of awe and trepidation. Rarely have I been...More

Thank Tom H
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7 May 2017|
Response from soundwords | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is camping (though there are places nearby) You can see the list of activities by web searching activities at azatlan park wi.