Poverty Point National Monument, Louisiana Recreation Area Info & Images

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Directions

By car, from Interstate 20, take the Delhi exit and travel north on LA 17, east on LA 134 and north on LA 577.

Phone

(318) 926-5492

Campground Reservations

Louisiana Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Louisiana Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More Louisiana Recreation Areas | Poverty Point National Monument Official Website | Poverty Point National Monument Map

Now a nearly forgotten culture, Poverty Point at its peak 3,000 years ago was part of an enormous trading network that stretched for hundreds of miles across the continent. It was – and is – also an engineering marvel, the product of five million hours of labor. Explore the culture of a highly sophisticated people who left behind one of North America™s most important archeological sites.