Immigration Continues to Shape the Pacific Coast

Our country's  spirit is fueled by its collective immigrant roots that provide the cultural diversity, innovation and dynamic qualities that keep our nation unique. No truer is this than along our Pacific Coast, where immigration and migration continue to redefine America's West.


People in period costumes.

Explore Stories & Facts

"Everyone mount up!" was the rousing call from Juan Bautista de Anza. In 1775-76, Anza led 240 pioneers on an epic journey.

Kimonos on display in a museum

Asian Fashion

The Wing is an experience. A chance to truly understand what it was - and is - to be Asian American in the Pacific Northwest.

Steep steps and ntrance to historic building.

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Replica of a miner's cabin.

Klondike Gold miner's Cabin

Replica of a miner's cabin in the Klondike.

Last updated: April 17, 2018