• View through the barbed wire from inside the camp looking east.

    Minidoka

    National Historic Site ID,WA

Things To Do

Walk through the remains of the entry station, waiting room, and rock garden.

Read the names on the plaques. Try to imagine what it must have been like

to be brought to this remote area. Look around and compare what you

see to your own more comfortable surroundings.

View of Minidoka

Did You Know?

Working in the fields surrounding Minidoka

In 1944, the internees harvested 7,300,000 pounds of produce in the surrounding agricultural fields, making the camp completely self sustainable.