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Art Gallery at the Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center

6 West Rose Street, Walla Walla, WA 99362
+1 866-826-9422
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A great way to understand the history of the area.

What a find. Tucked up on the 2nd floor of the original building near the business center. It is... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
eatlocal1ofakind
,
Minneapolis
Don't Make a Special Trip

We came across these paintings by chance. I would never call this an art gallery, but paintings to... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Knansea
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CA
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good49%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“his wife” (3 reviews)
“great art” (2 reviews)
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6 West Rose Street, Walla Walla, WA 99362
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+1 866-826-9422
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

What a find. Tucked up on the 2nd floor of the original building near the business center. It is a terrific sequence of paintings telling the story of Marcus Whitman and the history of the area. It's free and you do not even need to...More

Thank eatlocal1ofakind
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We came across these paintings by chance. I would never call this an art gallery, but paintings to tell the story of the Whitman family in a graphic novel sort of style. It did inspire us to look into the history for a better, fuller...More

Thank Knansea
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We only found this art gallery on the second floor of the Whitman hotel because it was recommended to us by the owner of the bed and breakfast where we were staying. The paintings are in a sequence and depict the history of Marcus Whitman...More

Thank jdjay
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The art gallery and the Marcus Whitman Hotel is fabulous. An account of the Whitman history in a 35 piece display from the handshake in New York to the Silence of the Waiilatpu. Not for children as it is graphic. The display is historically accurate...More

Thank Carmen P
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Look. Times change. There was a time when you could get away with this simplistic kind of presentation of a complex history. But that was long ago. If you are a fan of Dave Manuel's depictions of manifest destiny in paintings or bronze, you will...More

1  Thank Travelor157
Reviewed 31 December 2016

It's worth a trip if you have time and like history more than fine art. It won't take long. I was staying at the hotel and it is was informative. Otherwise, it would not be on my top ten.

Thank weezerto
Reviewed 17 December 2016

While staying at the Marc Whitman hotel we took a visit to the 2nd floor where you can see the most beautiful paintings that tell the story of the area.

Thank CarrieJernigan
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Interesting story well told. One needs to fully understand the story by visiting the Whitman Mission, but this is an excellent visual introduction.

1  Thank Jules J
Reviewed 1 November 2016

What a bonus to find this hidden attraction! The painting depict the hisstory of the mission. It is a sad subject, but we were awed to realize all 30-some paintings were done by David Manual. This attraction is on the 2nd floor of the hotel...More

Thank rckrohn
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A history of Marcus and his wife and how they came to arrive at Walla Walla and what they had accomplished and how it all ended all in about 30 paintings with story placards accompanying each. Located on the second floor of the hotel. Very...More

Thank tauna64
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