Located near the banks of the Tennessee River, the Florence Indian Mound is the Tennessee Valley's largest domiciliary mound. It is a typical example of the work of the early Native Americans who lived in Alabama before the Cherokee, Chickasaw and Creek nations inhabited this region.
The University of North Alabama is a coeducational university located in Florence, Alabama, and the state's oldest four-year public university.
This park, nestled between the Tennessee River and Downtown Florence, is conveniently located to almost everything Florence has to offer. The park is host to numerous festivals and special events such as the annual Trail of Tears motorcycle ride and the BassMasters Fishing Tournament.