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Sacagawea Interpretive, Cultural and Education Center

Hwy. 28, Salmon, ID
+1 208-756-1188
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What A Treat!

If you are going anywhere near Salmon, Idaho you owe it to yourself to stop by the interpretive... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Boise, Idaho
Great place to walk

Took the dogs down for a nice walk. Beautiful self guided history lesson. Love the educational... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
via mobile
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Hwy. 28, Salmon, ID
+1 208-756-1188
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

If you are going anywhere near Salmon, Idaho you owe it to yourself to stop by the interpretive center. The building itself is on the smallish side and tells the story -somewhat -but the real wow factor is walking the outside loop. Complete with teepees...More

Thank IdahoGirl83716
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Took the dogs down for a nice walk. Beautiful self guided history lesson. Love the educational component. I didn't get to go inside the visitors center ot theater because of the fur babies. Next time.

Thank 2oldkidz
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Nothing much to see, cost was very high! Will not go again! Have stopped at other Lewis and Clark things that are much better and FREE!

Thank ajp59
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Enjoyed visiting the center and only wished I had more time to watch all the videos. Also nice interpretive walk.

Thank melissagQ558FX
Reviewed 6 September 2017

There is so much great information here about the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Of course, this area is Sacagawea's birthplace so everyone is very interested in her as well as in the whole Corps of Discovery. Nice museum, good short movie, beautiful nature trails, knowledgeable...More

Thank IDretired
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Very nice greeting from the gal at the desk. Reasonable price to tour the building and grounds. Lots of information about Lewis and Clark and Sacagawea. The town of Salmon claims to be her birth place.

1  Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We have been interested in visiting this center for sometime now and finally took the time to visit it. Although the center is still developing its collections and capbilities, our visit was quite enjoyable. The short video that is played is very worthwhile to view....More

Thank 756brianm
Reviewed 22 August 2017

A very nice tribute to Sacagewea, a true National Hero. Arguably the most important woman ever to our Nation's success. This is a must see if you are interested in the History of the Lewis & Clark Expedition, and or Native American History. Is in...More

Thank silvercloud2017
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This place has a great laid out walking trail as well as mocked up tepees and camp sites. Also, we listened to a well presented interpretive talk. This weekend there is the yearly celebration of the Shoshone people who lived here.

Thank Selway M
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The Sacajawea center is a must see for anyone who loves to get a picture of our history. The center is a wonderful stop on the highway that can bring you back in time to the days of Lewis and Clarke and tells the story...More

Thank Thomas M
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Betty G
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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