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Poverty Point National Monument

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Located in northeastern Louisiana, this park commemorates a culture that thrived during the first and second millennia B.C. This site, which contains some of the largest prehistoric earth works in North America, is managed by the state of Louisiana. These State Park facilities are open to the public. PLEASE NOTE: NO FEDERAL FACILITIES.



Email - parks@crt.state.la.us

Write to
Poverty Point State Historic Site
P.O. Box 276
Epps, LA 71237

Visitor Information - 1-888-926-5492
Visitor Information - 318-926-5492


Getting There
CAR - From I-20, take the Delhi exit and travel north of LA 17, east on LA 134 and north on LA 577.

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These outdoors activities are available near Poverty Point National Monument.
 Campgrounds Near Poverty Point National Monument:
Poverty Point State Park, Delhi, 7 miles away
7 Oaks RV Park, Forest, 16 miles away
Oak Grove City park, Forest, 17 miles away
 Hotels Near Poverty Point National Monument:
The Mansion At Red Hill, Delhi , 8 miles away
Best Western Delhi Inn, Delhi , 9 miles away
Days Inn Rayville, Rayville , 21 miles away
Super 8 Rayville, Rayville , 21 miles away
Super 8 Tallulah LA, Tallulah , 23 miles away
Days Inn Tallulah, Tallulah , 23 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn And Suites Bastrop, Bastrop , 30 miles away
 Public Lands Near Poverty Point National Monument:
Chemin-A-Haut State Park, Louisiana , 31 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Poverty Point National Monument:
Black Bear Golf Course, Delhi , 4 miles away
Delhi Golf Club, Delhi , 9 miles away
 Lakes Near Poverty Point National Monument
Eagle Lake, Madison Parish , 18 miles away

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