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Sacajawea Interpretive, Cultural and Education Center

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Stop and learn

This is a great place for adults who think they know about Sacajawea and Lewis and Clark. As well... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
rockpuppy1960
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Salmon, Idaho
Enjoyed our visit - gorgeous setting and informative center

We planned to spend an afternoon and an overnight in Salmon, ID as we were traveling south from... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Dina0827
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Baltimore, Maryland
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This 70-acre park is located in the Lemhi and Salmon River Valleys in eastern Idaho. It is surrounded by the Beaverhead Mountains and the Continental Divide and borders the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness. The Sacajawea Interpretive...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2700 Main St, Hwy. 28, Salmon, ID 83467-4719
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+1 208-756-1188
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a great place for adults who think they know about Sacajawea and Lewis and Clark. As well as get a real feel of what it looked like on their journey

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank rockpuppy1960
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We planned to spend an afternoon and an overnight in Salmon, ID as we were traveling south from Glacier NP to Salt Lake City. Salmon is a quaint small town, with a worthwhile stop. We arrived mid-afternoon, and the Interpretive Center and Outdoor School were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dina0827
Reviewed 17 October 2018

The museum itself is quite small, but provides the basics on the history of Sacajawea and her people. There is a nice interpretive trail that leads you out into the landscape and to the river. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sydneylynch
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

The setting is amazing, looking across the Lemhi Valley. Has small center with meeting rooms. There is not that much to the interpretive center, not many artifacts,etc. maybe a brief stop if you need a bathroom break or picnic site while traveling through Salmon.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 993chucks
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We took a walk late in the day after arriving after a long drive down the Salmon River Scenic Byway. It was peaceful and beautiful. We saw lots of birds, deer and even a Great Horned Owl on the river.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lizzitudes
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Great place to learn about Lewis and Clark's expedition through the Lemhi Valley - lots of cultural events held here, too!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mary M
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I spent an hour and a half at this facility. The staff is very knowledgeable, the video presentation is professional and informative, the artifacts and displays are very interesting. We walked around the loop trail, which provides many historical signposts, and informational...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kim W
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We have stopped by the interpretive center on 2 occasions. We will most likely stop again when in the area. It would be a great place to bring the grandkids.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Al B
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Very information....a must see for those interested in Indian and Lewis & Clark history. Very well done

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vantinetraveler
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Great exhibit that gives you information of the Lewis & Clark Corp of Discovery time in this area. Sacajawea is emphasized as well. The film is a must. We enjoyed the Friday at Noon Interpretative session in Red Barn here. Great performance by the lady...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
$10.00 and an hour or hour and one half if you walk the trail to the river through the tipi area and the primitive village
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