Fort Spokane Visitor Center and Museum

Historic brick building with wraparound front porch and double doors
Step into history with a visitor to Fort Spokane Visitor Center and Museum. Come for the park info, stay for the ranger programs, museum exhibits, and a stroll through the parade grounds.

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Available Services

Fort Spokane is your one-stop shop for travel and park information.

  • Travel information, including park maps

  • Permits and Passes: annual boat launch permits and America the Beautiful: Senior and Access passes (formerly Golden Age and Access passes)

  • Bookstore: books, stuffed animals, and educational DVDs


Ranger Talks
Seasonally, rangers give a variety of talks about the Fort Spokane area's history, culture, and natural resources. The 10-minute park film is also available upon request. Call the visitor center or check us out on Facebook to see program topics and times.

School Field Trips
Programs are available with reservation. Learn more about field trips.

Museum Exhibits

Learn more about the historic significance of Fort Spokane.
Natural history and the Missoula floods displays in the lobby. The main hall and display rooms focus on daily life in the military, Indian boarding school, and Indian hospital periods. Developed with the assistance of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation and the Spokane Tribe of Indians.


Last updated: October 16, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area
1008 Crest Drive

Coulee Dam, WA 99116


(509) 754-7800

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