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Tamastslikt Cultural Institute

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Native history well documented ...

The purpose of delivering Native American history, along with American Pioneer adventures was well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vancouver, BC, CAD
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Must see

Wonderful display of native American life and history in western Oregon and Washington. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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
+1 541-966-9748
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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!

1  Thank 2stepRich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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.

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed my visit but wished there was more to see. Maybe I would have been better off with a tour.

Thank everythingmustgo2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are so many talented artists in our area. You will enjoy the different presentations of beautiful artwork and can ask questions and be answered by knowledgeable art lovers It is a relaxing, beautiful, banquet of accomplishments you will enjoy.

Thank Vickie U
Reviewed August 11, 2018

The place is very open and has plenty of room to walk about and is easy for wheelchair bound individuals to move around. Artifacts are displayed well with informative plaques. They have sound effects throughout making it more immersive. Could use some great dioramas of...More

1  Thank olboodog
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We spent a couple of enjoyable hours learning about the history of the Tamastslikt people in the area. Well worth the price of admission.

Thank dazemp2017
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We read good reviews for this attraction, but had no idea that it was so good. Starting with the introductory movie, we spent a number of hours learning and enjoying. It is a big building with lots to see about Native tribes and those they...More

Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed this museum, a gorgeous modern building offering visitors true stories of the native peoples of the area. It was the perfect antidote to the Ft. Walla Walla Museum I had visited the previous day, which was all about the great white man...More

Thank estrallita
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Tamastslikt is on the grounds of the Wild Horse Resort and Casino just east of Pendleton. The Cultural Institute is in a beautifully designed building and tells the history of the Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla tribes through a powerful permanent display. Multi-media displays, hands-on...More

Thank flip52024
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Amazing changing exhibits and very nice fixed attractions. There is a lovely cafe specializing in Huckleberry delights. The first Friday of each month admission is free, so you have everything to gain.

Thank Karin P
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Yes, it is open year-round.