• bible sitting next to a teapot

    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Whitman Arch

Historic photo of arch over dirt road. Text on arch say, "Whitman Memorial Park."
Whitman Mission was designated "Whitman Memorial Park" by the Kiwanis during the 1920s and 1930s.

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.