ANNOUNCEMENT:

 

The Interpretive Center opens for daily operation Monday, May 27th. If you would like to visit before then we are happy to set up an appointment. Please contact us at least 24 hours in advance to make arrangements at 208.756.1188. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Park admission is $5/person or $12/family. We hope to see you on the trail!

What’s Happening at the Sacajawea Center?

June is Lemhi County History Month

June is Lemhi County History Month

For several years the Lemhi County Historical Society and Museum and the Sacajawea Center have been teaming up to bring History Month to the community during the month of June. This year we host two experts on the Dukudeka (Sheepeater) and Fort Limhi history. On June...

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Mountain Man Shoot – June 15th

Mountain Man Shoot – June 15th

The Mountain Man Father's Day Shoot will be held again at the Sacajawea Center on the Saturday before Father's Day. This year it is June 15th from 1-4pm. We will be here rain or shine and we are really hoping for a warm and sunny day. If you join us admission is $3.00...

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The Smithsonian is coming to Salmon!

The Smithsonian is coming to Salmon!

Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition Highlighting Changing Landscape of Rural America Coming to Salmon this Winter The Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street, in cooperation with Idaho Humanities Council, presents “Crossroads: Change in Rural America.” The exhibition...

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Summer Program Information

Outdoor School programs for 2019 include making dream catchers, arrowheads, and primitive pottery. Follow this link for details, registration forms, and scholarship applications. Call us with any questions – (208)756-1188.

Seeking Volunteers

Are you looking for a fun and rewarding way to make a difference?  The Sacajawea Center is seeking volunteers for several positions for the 2019 summer season.

  • Weekly docent shifts
  • Programs and events photographers
  • Onsite docent position with RV hookups for 2019 (good for individual or couple). For docent position description and application visit volunteer.gov and search “Idaho opportunities”
  • Position description

The 1805 Lewis & Clark Living Experience

Are you looking for an unforgettable experience?  Sign up now for the 1805 Experience and save!  Each year the Outdoor School hosts an multi-day primitive experience. Immerse yourself in the world Lewis and Clark experienced as they traveled west.

Before July 1:                                    $300.00(individual)  $600.00(family)

Before August 1:                               $400.00(individual)  $700.00(family)

After August 1:                                  $500.00(individual)  $800.00(family)

*$100 Non-refundable Deposit
+Contact us for student discount

Are you looking for an expedition experience?  Check out the local outfitters listed below!

Contact one of the following outfitters to raft or ride a portion of the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail in Lemhi County! Some trips offer an interpretive guide, too!

Rawhide Outfitters, Idaho Adventures, Aggipah Raft Trips, or Silver Cloud Expeditions

We invite you to visit the Sacajawea Center, a popular choice for Idaho vacations! The Center is a happening place. Join us for Sacajawea Center special events including indoor and outdoor concerts, annual historical events, dutch oven cookouts, festivals, kids summer camps, and family historical programs throughout the summer and early fall months. Visitors can also enjoy the Community Gardens and scenic walking trails throughout the beautiful 71-acre park. Even your dog can enjoy its time at the Sacajawea Center in the Seaman’s Dog Park, where you can’t miss the bronze statue of Seaman, Captain Meriwether Lewis’ Newfoundland. You’ll want to stop in the Interpretive Center to view exhibits and artifacts that focus on Sacajawea. The Sacajawea Center Research Library located in the Learning Center is open by appointment for you to view Expedition journals and titles, Native American topics, field guides, and children’s books.

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