• bible sitting next to a teapot

    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Mission House Excavation 1941

Historic photo of five men working at archeology dig.
Tom Garth (second from left) and crew excavate the mission house in 1941.

Did You Know?

singing sparrow

Over 200 different species of birds can be found at Whitman Mission National Historic Site. A large proportion of these are migratory and wintering birds indicating the importance of the 139-acre parcel as a stop over for those species. More...