2020 Nez Perce NHP Events

A ranger shows four children how to put a tipi up in a grassy park using bare tipi poles and a white canvas
Tipi program with a Ranger

NPS Photo

Nez Perce National Historical Park hosts a variety of events each year that are free and open to the public. Our schedule of events for 2020 is as follows:

February 8, 2020: Presentation by Dr. Chris Schlect: "Henry Spalding, Cultural Change, and Competing Memories," Spalding Visitor Center, 11am

March 14, 2020: (Event has been postponed. We will update with rescheduled date for program.) Women's History Month Presentation by Tai Simpson: "Protecting the Sacred: A Primer on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women," Spalding Visitor Center, 11am

March 21, 2020: (Event has been postponed. We will update with rescheduled date for program.) Presentation by Trevor J. Bond: "Coming Home: The Campaign of the Nez Perce Tribe to Restore the Spalding-Allen Collection," Spalding Visitor Center, 11am

April 18, 2020: (Event has been postponed. We will update with rescheduled date for program.) National Junior Ranger Day, Spalding Park, 10am-12pm

May 16, 2020: (Event has been postponed. We will update with rescheduled date for program.) Culture Day 2020, Spalding Park, 10am-3pm

August 15, 2020: (Event has been postponed. We will update with rescheduled date for program.) Night Sky and Perseid Meteor Shower Event, Spalding Visitor Center, 8pm-11pm

August 15, 2020: 19th Amendment and the Nez Perce - Summer Speaker Series event featuring Mary Jane Oatman. Spalding Visitor Center Auditorium, 11:00 am. Masks encouraged.

August 25, 2020: (Event has been postponed. We will update with rescheduled date for program.) National Park Service Founders Day, time TBD

September 26, 2020: (Event has been postponed. We will update with rescheduled date for program.) National Public Lands Day, volunteer event, time TBD

*Events are subject to change, please call the Visitor Center for details: 208-843-7001

Last updated: September 10, 2020

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Mailing Address:

Nez Perce National Historical Park
39063 US Hwy 95

Lapwai, ID 83540-9715

Phone:

(208) 843-7001

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