Goods & Services
A small bookstore provides books, videos and other items about the Whitmans, the Cayuse and other Plateau tribes, furtraders and explorers, and the Oregon Trail.
There is a picnic area located at the far end of the parking lot. The tables are available on a first-come first-serve basis. All the tables are wheel-chair accessible.
Drinking fountains are located outside the entrance to the Visitor Center, in the picnic area, and on top of the hill. These fountains are operational spring through fall. Exact dates depend on weather. There are no soda or other vending machines.
A wheelchair is available free of charge for use while visiting the park. For other helpful features see Accessibility.
Did You Know?
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.