Poverty Point State Historic Site

Poverty Point State Historic Site

  • Location: 6859 LA-577, Pioneer, LA 71266

Project Planning


Parish: West Carroll

Acreage: 402

Established: 1972


Features: U.S. National Monument and UNESCO World Heritage Site, daily tours,

museum/historic buildings, hiking trails, museum/historic buildings, picnic areas

Tourism Region (Marketing): Sportsman’s Paradise

Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily


FY 2019: 15,223

FY 2018: 15,427

FY 2017: 15,734