Official 2015 Visitor Information
Location: 3850 State Route 73, Peebles, Ohio. Phone: 1-800-752-2757
Attention Visitors: Due to severe weather conditions, the Serpent Mound museum and gift shop will remain closed for the winter until March 14. The park is open dawn-dusk as usual, but be advised that the driveway and parking lot are icy, please visit at your own risk.
Serpent Mound Panorama - Photo by Kip May.
2015 Park Hours
Serpent Mound is open daily, year round, from dawn to dusk.
Winter travelers: please note that the park roads and grounds are not plowed in the winter, and may not be accessible in high snow or icy conditions.
Special extended hours: the park is open for 1-2 hours after sunset on the solstices and equinoxes.
2015 Museum Hours
Jan-March 13: Closed
March 13: Open weekends only 10-4pm
April: Open daily 10-4pm
May: Mon-Thurs 10-4pm; Fri-Sun 9-5pm
June-Oct: Mon-Thurs 10-4pm; Fri-Sun 9-6pm
Nov-Dec 20: Open weekends only 10-4pm
Arc Pass holders & Ohio History Connection members park for free.
We are non-profit organization, all proceeds go to park upkeep and education programs.
Park Amenities & Info
Groups & Events Welcome!
Please schedule ahead of time so our staff can accommodate your group. More information for groups.
In Partnership with Ohio History Connection
Ohio History Connection has stewarded the Serpent Mound park since the year 1900. The organization built the beautiful shelter house at the park, the museum, and the observation tower, and maintained the park, protecting the site for over a century.
Please do not walk on the earthworks or leave the path to approach the serpent effigy.
Pets are permitted on leash only.
Disruption of earthworks, stones or soil is not permitted anywhere on the grounds.
Archaeological searching and the collecting of artifacts is strictly prohibited.
Stay on the path when using the hiking trails.
Please be respectful of any staff requests.
Alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited by Ohio law.