Educational burial mound Amerongse Berg

The educational burial mound Amerongse Berg is located near Amerongen, the Netherlands.

Educational burial mound Amerongse Berg

The educational burial mound Amerongse Berg is located near Amerongen, the Netherlands. It is an educational burial mound that has been constructed in modern times. In the immediate vicinity, on the hills of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug, numerous burial mounds can be found.

The educational burial mound Amerongse Berg illustrates how such a burial mound is structured, by means of the replica that has been created on the site. It is a two-period burial mound, where the original first mound is covered by a second mound from a later period. The burial mound is situated along a 6 km walking route established by the Utrechtse Landschap.

  • References

    Wolters H. (2022) Educatieve grafheuvel op de Amerongse Berg. Retrieved from https://www.hunebednieuwscafe.nl/2022/07/educatieve-grafheuvel-op-de-amerongse-berg/ Archived at https://archive.is/Qtc2T

    Image source: “Grafheuvel voet amerongse berg” by HendrikHeuvelrug is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. Retrieved from https://openverse.org/image/6127b39c-79ec-4760-954c-c653c79d8e7d?q=amerongse%20berg

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