Sacred Sites

Sacred Sites


Sacred Tribal Land for the Children

Marker pointing the way to the Seat of Metacom (King Phillip) at Mount Hope (Rhode Island) on the Brown University campus.


The site of King Philip’s death in Misery Swamp on Mount Hope.


“King Philip’s Seat,” a Tribal meeting place on Mount Hope.


Turtle Rock at Mount Hope.


Indian Head Mountain


Sacred Burial Grounds – Watuppa Pond Reservation


Ancient Burial Mounds – Watuppa Pond Reservation


Watuppa Pond


Watuppa Pond


Stolen Ancient Royal Pokanoket Burial Grounds made into a baseball field – Burr Hill, Bristol, RI.




Sconicut Royal Burial Ground in Fairhaven, Massachusetts, home to the Simon Families of the Pocasset Wampanoag Tribe. The Town of Fairhaven was allowed to build houses around this ancient burial site and granted fishing and hunting rights of way for the tribe.


Pocasset Sacred Places with Warren Yellow Feather