Student Itinerary

  • Angel Mounds State Historic Site – The regional center and chiefdom for a community of thousands of people of the Middle Mississippian culture from 950 to 1450 A.D., Angel Mounds State Historic Site is nationally recognized as one of the best-preserved prehistoric Native American sites in the United States.
  • Willard Library – Opened in 1885 to be “a public library for the use of the people of all classes, races, and sexes free of charge forever,” Willard Library continues to operate as a public library to this day and houses one of the most extensive collections for genealogy study in the Midwest. Fully restored to its architectural splendor, Willard Library is one of the finest examples of Victorian Gothic architecture.
  • LST 325 – WWII Landing Ship Tank – The last operational LST in existence, LST 325 makes her home in Evansville. Essential to WWII sea-to-land maneuvers such as D-Day, LST 325 is 328 feet long and weighs 1,625 tons. Come meet a true hero and the heroic crew that leads the tours.