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Witness ancient brilliance in each of the Hopewell earthworks

A memorable and enriching experience

Summer Solstice Sunrise


Fort Ancient Earthworks & Nature Preserve

Thursday, June 20

Join Fort Ancient in welcoming the first day of summer through this exciting program of observing the sunrise as the Ancient people did 2,000 years ago. Watch the sunrise between two walls of earth when aligning yourself between the earthen wall and a stone covered mound.

Grounds open at 5:30 a.m. Free admission until 10 a.m.