A grassy hillside overlook where two rivers intersect down below on a sunny day.
From the edge of the Palouse, at an overlook on Highway 95, you can see the wide expanse of the Nez Perce homeland. The towns in the distance are Lewiston, Idaho and Clarkston, Washington.

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The Nez Perce have a special relationship with the lands they call home. Nez Perce National Historical Park, along with its Tribal partners, work to preserve these special and sacred places and honor the stories that are associated with them.

Clicking on the following links will take you to pages devoted to the various themes and sites related to Nez Perce National Historical Park:
-Lewis and Clark
-Nez Perce Story Sites
-The Mission Era
-The Treaty Era
-The Spalding Site
-Ancient Places

Last updated: November 25, 2017

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Mailing Address:

Nez Perce National Historical Park
39063 US Hwy 95

Lapwai, ID 83540-9715


(208) 843-7009

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