Sun Watch

SunWatch Indian Village / Archaeological Park is a recreated Fort Ancient Native American village that sits alongside the Great Miami River in Dayton, Ohio.

Amateur archeologists discovered  some ancient materials at the site in the 1960s. Their discovery lead to  a team of professional archeologists carefully excavating the site from 1971-1988. Findings from the archaeological work were used to help recreate the village. It was named Sun Watch because historians believe the  posts in the center of the village related to astronomical measurements. The Fort

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