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Address: Tahoma Woods, Star Route, Longmire, Mount Rainier National Park, WA 98304
Phone Number: 360-569-2211
Description: This local history museum also provides information on the hiking trails...
This local history museum also provides information on the hiking trails in the region.
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Quick stop - smallish but packed with information. More helpful here. I love how this area is nestled and quaint. I should have stayed here instead of at Paradise Inn. This... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2015
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Temple, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This place preserves the day spa facilities the Longmires ran before Mt. Rainier was a National park. The Inn and restaurant is still in use. Most are original buildings and it has a trail across from the Inn that traces the history of the facility.

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Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 366 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Quick stop - smallish but packed with information. More helpful here. I love how this area is nestled and quaint. I should have stayed here instead of at Paradise Inn. This location also has the National Park Inn.

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Portland, Oregon
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49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Interesting to learn about the Longmire family, who started a hot springs resort here before the park. Also can take a 20 minute look walk to see the old cabin where some of the visitors stayed many years ago. Museum has some history and next to it is an old gas station.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 343 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

the 1920s cabins and the original gas station with its vintage pumps are now home to the little Longmire museum. exhibits cover the native Americans who lived here, wildlife and geology. All in all, worth a 10 minute stop on your way into or out of the park.

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Great place - I always like seeing the older, original, National Park museums/ranger stations/visitor centers. Just wish that more of them could be preserved. There should be a place for the old and the new. For example, the Paradise visitor center is new, massive and state of the art.... But the Longmire Museum is wonderful too and I hope that... More 

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Federal Way, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Average historical museum for a NP. No more than an hour at most. Worth a visit to pick up some park history.

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Palm Bay, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Although this was a small museum it was filled with many informative and wonderful exhibits. Ranger on duty to answer any questions you might have.

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SEATTLE
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Longmire is a "don't miss" when visiting the park. It includes an old inn, rest rooms and the Longmire Museum, which is filled with old items and information about the Park.

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Philipsburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This is a small museum, but has a very helpful female ranger there who gives those who are interested good information. The restrooms are next door to museum. It has a small gift shop, but the prices are fair, some items were cheaper here than at the larger Paradise Gift Shop.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Ranger very helpful. Gave ides on what to do in area. Town is interesting to gain history. Took local hike of old farm area.

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Address: Address: Tahoma Woods, Star Route, Longmire, Mount Rainier National Park, WA 98304
Phone Number: 360-569-2211
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Mount Rainier National Park  >  Longmire

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