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Sacajawea Interpretive, Cultural and Education Center

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The family stopped here while visiting Salmon recently. The visitor center is on the small side... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
Missoula, Montana
Very Peaceful atmosphere at the Sacajawea Center

I visited the Sacajawea Center two times. The first time, I went inside and read all the history... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
Jennifer F
Star, Idaho, United States
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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
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2700 Main St, Hwy. 28, Salmon, ID 83467-4719
+1 208-756-1188
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

The family stopped here while visiting Salmon recently. The visitor center is on the small side but the staff are friendly and knowledgeable. I learned that Lewis and Clark had an air rifle on their trip, very neat. The grounds are quiet and peaceful and...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2016

I visited the Sacajawea Center two times. The first time, I went inside and read all the history and watched a video. I especially enjoyed visiting with the two volunteers who worked there. They were really nice and knowledgeable about the Salmon area and enthusiastic...More

Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

And interesting attraction on the Lewis and Clark trail. A beautiful statue graces the walking area and the interpretive center focuses on Sacajawea, the local area and the Shoshone Indians. Close to various restaurants and hotels. A wonderful place to visit while in Salmon

Thank David D
Reviewed 24 May 2016

There is a lot to see here and lots of information to be gained. Don't miss the opportunity most especially if you have children. It isn't something you should miss!

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 28 January 2016

If you are in the area - a must see. Exercise the kids and create an environment where they can appreciate the culture of our native americans. Better when planned during one of the native indian festival events where they live in the tents and...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Good place to learn about Lewis and Clarks' expedition and the Indian Lady, who, if not for her, would have never survived. Docents were very sharp and it was evident that they liked what they were doing for the tourists who were interested.

Thank William N
Reviewed 9 November 2015

We have seen many Lewis & Clark museums. This one was interesting and we learned a lot about Sacagawea's tribe and how they lived. The nature trail is nice but it was too hot the day we were there.

Thank Sher G
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Very pretty and we had a nice walk around the area. They had a quaint garden area and we enjoyed looking at the veggies.

Thank Von B
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Learnt more about the Lewis and Clarke Expedition and what an important role Sacagawea played in it. In fact they could not have done it without her and we are pleased that at long last she has been recognised.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 15 October 2015

With the Salmon area having historical significance in the Lewis and Clark expedition, it is wholly apropos to build and dedicate an interpretative center to their lead scout and confident, Sacagawea. The center is point on, with an objective and visceral experience for all. Please...More

Thank RGWink
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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