Emerald Mound Photos
Just north of Natchez, MS, on the Natchez Trace parkway, Emerald Mound is the second largest Native American ceremonial mound in the United States. The flat-topped earthen structure rises 35 feet & was the site of temples, religious and civic rituals between 1250 and 1600 AD.
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|Emerald Mound, built up over 300 years (1300-1600) by ancestors of Natchez Indians. Natchez, MS.||National Parks Sign for Emerald Mound off Natchez Trace Parkway. Natchez, MS.||Emerald Mound second largest temple mound in USA. Natchez, MS.||Emerald Mound once supported native temples, ceremonial structures & burial sites. Natchez, MS.|