FRIENDS OF ANGEL MOUNDS

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

Educational programs are available year-round to visiting groups of 15 or more.   Reservations must be made in advance.  Fees are per person, and admission rates still apply. Admission is discounted for all groups with a reservation and free for all Indiana K-12 students and educators (excludes School Events)

Can’t come to us?  We’ll come to you.  Programs marked with an asterisk (*) are also available for offsite presentation.


INDIANA’S ORIGINAL RIVER TOWN*
3rd – adult; $2
Learn about Native American daily lifeways and how proximity to the Ohio River made Angel Mounds prime real estate for ancient developers. 

BIRDS, BERRIES, BEAVERS, AND BARK
pre-school – adultAERIAL; $2
Discover how the “bare necessities” gave the people of Angel Mounds the means to not only survive, but to thrive.

FROM ARCHAEOLOGY TO HISTORY*
4th grade – adult; $2
Learn about the pioneers of Indiana archaeology, Glenn A. Black and Eli Lilly, in this modern retrospective of Angel Mounds.

MOUNDQUEST
3rd grade – adult; $2
Take a walk in the footsteps of the FLINT KNAPPINGpeople who lived here in this guided tour of the ancient village site.

KNAPTIME*
Can only accommodate groups of 25 at a time.
2nd grade – adult; $4
Make functional tools using stone technology in this experimental archaeology activity.

ORION VS LONG SASH
Can only accommodate groups of 25 at a time.
Preschool – adult; $2
Sit beneath the night sky and wonder with the imagination of the ancients in the STARLAB Portable Planetarium.

CAN YOU DIG IT?*
Can only accommodate groups of 25 at a time.
1st – 5th grade; $2
Unearth artifacts in this hands-on lesson on the “minutia” of archaeology.

Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 1 - 5pm
CLOSED MONDAYS

Admission

Adults $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Children (3-12) $3.00
Children (2 & under) FREE