• bible sitting next to a teapot

    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

For Kids

Young visitor holds "Jumping Jack" he made while visiting park.

Young visitor holds a "Jumping Jack" he made while visiting the park. "Jumping Jacks" are an old-style toy.

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Learning about history can be loads of fun!

Explore the website. Learn how to make Indian moccasins, adobe bricks, or a model covered wagon in Park Fun.

Visit the park. Summer weekends are filled with fun activities.

Become a Junior Ranger.

Did You Know?

picture of Great Basin Wild Rye Grass

Great Basin Wild Rye Grass is part of the natural landscape at Whitman Mission. The name Waiilatpu, meaning place of rye grass, was used by the people to name the mission site.