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    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Operating Hours & Seasons

Mannequins representing the Whitmans and Cayuse face each other.
Learn about the Whitmans coming into the Cayuse homeland and the continuing legacy of that contact by visiting the park's museum and walking the park grounds.
NPS - Renee Rusler

Summer Hours Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend

Historic Site: Open Daily 8:00 4:30

Visitor Center: Open Wednesday through Sunday 9:00 4:00
Also Open Memorial Day, July 4th, and Labor Day 9:00 4:00
Closed Monday and Tuesday

Winter Hours

Historic Site: Open Monday through Saturday 8:00 4:30

Visitor Center: Open Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 4:00

Historic Site and Visitor Center Closed on Sundays and Federal Holidays

paved path along side split rail fence
Take a walk on one of several paved paths on the grounds.
NPS - Renee Rusler

Did You Know?

Oregon Trail Wagon

Wagons used on the Oregon Trail had to carry nearly 2000 pounds of supplies. They traveled 2000 miles or more to the Oregon Country. Most wagons were pulled by oxen as they could eat the prairie grass and survive without lots of food for lengthy periods.