History & Culture

Men playing golf in subalpine meadows with Mount Rainier looming in the background

Mount Rainier History

Discover the storied human history of the mountain!

Two stone arrowheads on a white backgroun with a ruler below

Archaeology

Archaeologists at Mount Rainier study human use on the mountain spanning at least 9,000 years!

A stone building on a rocky mountainside

History Resources and Publications

Articles and publications about Mount Rainier history.

Two old cars on a forested road with Mount Rainier in the background

Archives and Collections

Museum collections, artifacts, archives, and other history resources.

Last updated: July 28, 2017

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55210 238th Avenue East
Ashford, WA 98304

Phone:

(360) 569-2211

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