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Longmire Museum

Tahoma Woods, Star Route, Longmire, Mount Rainier National Park, WA 98304
+1 360-569-2211
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This local history museum also provides information on the hiking trails in the region.
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  • Very good49%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Tahoma Woods, Star Route, Longmire, Mount Rainier National Park, WA 98304
+1 360-569-2211
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

After visiting Narada falls, we had brief halt at the museum which was of course closed till 14 June but I had got info from the rangers office and the place offers scenic views too.

Reviewed 27 May 2017

Enjoyed learning with the kids on a school field trip here. The park rangers were very informative and enaged the students. Took a short hike nearby where the kids got to measure temperatures of the various springs. Absoultely beautiful, historic buildings. Great learning opportunity.

Thank Tanmansmom
Reviewed 23 May 2017

If you have an hour to spare then why not spend it in this quaint wooden museum that was once the home of James Longmire. Glass cabinet displays of nature, maps and mountain achievements. The ranger Mark Blackmore (hope thats right) was most helpful and...More

1  Thank BobPaterson555
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This was a great museum/ visitor center. We saw some trackers out in a trail and after debating successfully determine it was a red fox. Without the museum we would not been able too. Lots of good history and facts too! And a ranger if...More

Thank Jake S
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Made the most of a small space. Provided interesting information about the park and its history. Had some fun interactive games and activities.

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I had to go in there in March to sign in to let them know I was hiking up to Muir for an overnighter. Would I tell anyone to stop in and take time away from just getting up to Paradise? Do you want to...More

1  Thank glcwhistler .
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This was very interesting, and gives a good insight to how the park was founded and developed. Some good volcanic information.

Thank wendyandmarc2016
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We love to learn history about places wherever we go, it is always good to know what or how this place become the way it is (sometime it could be sad because things have changed a lot). Museum is a must-stop place for a trip,...More

Thank weiningl2014
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Since we were staying at the National Park Inn, we had to go check out the museum. It is a very cute little place.

Thank Boisenb
Reviewed 29 September 2016

After you enter the park, take some time to visit this small museum on the Paradise Road East. There are exhibits that explain the history, geography, geology and flora and fauna. I enjoyed looking at the birds and animals that had been preserved. A small...More

Thank CaptainSPI
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