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Tamastslikt Cultural Institute

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My wife was in Walla Walla, OR at a conference and they had a trip to this Indian cultural center... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2018
Ed T
Elma, New York
tour of Pendleton

Excellent displays and very informative. Only bad thing was the painful reminders of how badly we... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2018
Jerry B
La Grande, Oregon
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The institute chronicles tribal heritage and the impact of Western migration from the Native American perspective.
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47106 Wildhorse Blvd, Pendleton, OR 97801-6111
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

My wife was in Walla Walla, OR at a conference and they had a trip to this Indian cultural center. We had a private tour of the museum for about 1 1/2 hours. An Indian Tamastlikt did the tour and was very knowledgeable. The items...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

Excellent displays and very informative. Only bad thing was the painful reminders of how badly we treated the native Americans.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Enjoyed learning about the history of Native Americans in this part of Oregon. The museum section has a very good flow and displays.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

The building is really neat and you can learn a lot about he culture in this well put together museum.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

Displays were very good; easy to read information. The "taped" stories were easy to hear and enjoyable and educational. I liked the historic more than the school/sports area. That is where I spent my time.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Pendleton has a LOT of high quality cultural attractions, and ideally visitors should stay for a couple days and do them all, but if you only have time for one, this is where I’d send you. The addition of interpretive information about contemporary Native culture...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

There is an interesting display of the local tribe culture. The cafeteria was serving Indian Taco on the Friday we visited. Our kids enjoyed both the exhibition and the food.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

Enjoyed this so much. Easy to follow, nice videos accompany a walk through time, and a much clearer picture of just how much was taken from and forced upon our native peoples. Learned and saw so much, with really engaging exhibits.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

The purpose of delivering Native American history, along with American Pioneer adventures was well met - impressive and descriptive presentation We recommend the museum as a must see!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful display of native American life and history in western Oregon and Washington. Very impressive presentation. One of the best history museums I've seen.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Yes, it is open year-round.