Explore the East at Cahokia Mounds

Sunday, May 7 | 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Explore the remains of America’s First City, at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, a community of 10-20,000 people who flourished here about 1,000 years ago, through exhibits and iPod tours. Climb the 150 steps up Monks Mound, see award-winning exhibits, and experience the monumental architecture of the Mississippian Culture, whose center of influence was right here in the heart of the Midwest.

  • Shuttle Stop: Ramey Street, main entrance
  • Exhibits: Wetlands & Waterways: The Key to Cahokiaorientation film and gallery exhibits
  • Food and Drink: Complimentary cupcakes, cheese and crackers, and light savory hors d’oeuvres with complimentary beer, wine, soda and water, provided by the Cahokia Mounds Museum Society.
  • Other: Native American traditional live music, Museum Shop open

Join us here!

Select “Go Explore St. Louis: Go East (Cahokia Mounds)” on the Purchase Tickets page to let us know you’ll be exploring this neighborhood and purchase your shuttle pass.

Due to limited taxi and public transit options, we strongly recommend that all attendees who are not local and/or do not have their own car purchase the Go Explore St. Louis Shuttle Pass.