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Parkin Archeological State Park

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This site interprets the Mississippi Period Native American village located here from A.D. 1000 to 1550.

Park interpreters offer site tours and other educational programs throughout the year. When archeological excavations are underway, visitors on guided tours can observe them.

The park is located at the junction of U.S 64 and Ark 184 north in Parkin.

Location: P.O. Box 1110, Parkin Arkansas 72373 Telephone 870-755-2500

Other Arkansas State Parks nearby:
(Jacksonport) Jacksonport State Park
(Harrisburg) Lake Poinsett
(Brinkley) Louisiana Purchase State Park
(Parkin) Parkin Archeological State Park
(Wynne) Village Creek State Park
(Forrest City) Village Creek State Park

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