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Tamastslikt Cultural Institute

47106 Wildhorse Blvd, Pendleton, OR 97801-6111
+1 541-966-9748
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great exhibit of eastern Oregon Indians

A beautiful, modern museum almost hidden by the casino. A first class exhibition space with first... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2015
Annapolis, MD
Great place to stay

Learn local native american history and traditions. The local natives go back to helping Lewis and... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2015
Portland, Oregon
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The institute chronicles tribal heritage and the impact of Western migration from the Native American perspective.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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47106 Wildhorse Blvd, Pendleton, OR 97801-6111
+1 541-966-9748
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

A beautiful, modern museum almost hidden by the casino. A first class exhibition space with first class exhibits. Do not miss.

Thank Watsson
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Learn local native american history and traditions. The local natives go back to helping Lewis and Clark in 1805.

Thank 6x6elkslayer
Reviewed 30 June 2015

A very moving experience for me. I love this place. And have spent hours just being in here and contemplating the history.

Thank Lorisong
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Wow! What a hidden gem. For those that enjoy American and Native American history this needs to go to the top of your list as a place to visit.

Thank charliecamel2363
Reviewed 29 June 2015

I visited here with my family when they first opened 15-16 years ago. Been anxious to get back, didn't think it could get any better, but it did. Will continue to recommend it to friends driving through the area.

Thank Annofreddog
Reviewed 28 June 2015

This is a great place to visit and should be a must see by anybody interested in old native american culture,amazing gift store , you'll love it.They have an outstanding display of the chronological history of the tribes of northeastern Oregon. well worth the stop,...More

Thank bjdigg
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

A wonderful facility that is new and clean with up to date features. Walk about the museum and get an understanding of how the area was developed and how the influx of people from Europe affected the natives.

Thank brenirish
Reviewed 10 June 2015

The Umatilla Indian Reservation is located a short distance east of Pendleton and stands up out of the rolling hills because of the huge Casino built close to the Interstate. There is a gasoline station on the Reservation and it's always a good idea to...More

2  Thank Gary1836
Reviewed 1 May 2015

I really appreciate that the focus of the museum was not on relics. The first exhibit was on Native American habit restoration across the country and how this is integral to sustaining cultural. Another exhibit tells the story of of the nineteenth and twentieth century...More

1  Thank JurgisRudkus
Reviewed 25 April 2015

This is a well designed museum with the information presented in a clear understandable way with quotes from leaders from the past on each explanation. They have a reed house set up so one really gets a sense of life in the past in that...More

Thank Nancy T
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Patricia H
Is this attraction open in Nov.?
10 November 2016|
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Response from Shawn M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is open year-round.