Fall Frolic is canceled for 2020. We hope to see you in 2021!

The Interpretive Center is Open:

Tuesday- Friday:  12pm-4pm*

OR by appointment. Please call 208.756.1188 to make an appointment. Appointments require a 24-hour notice so we can make sure there is someone available.


Park admission is $5/person or $12/family. We hope to see you on the trail!


*These hours are subject to change due to limited volunteers. We appreciate your understanding.




What’s Happening at the Sacajawea Center?

Living Voices Comes to Salmon: March 19th

Living Voices Comes to Salmon: March 19th

Join us at City Hall, Thursday March 19th at 7pm as Living Voices presents Hear My Voice. Sponsored by the Sacajawea Center, Lemhi County Historical Society, and the Salmon Arts Council, this program is a must see! The program is free of charge and made possible by...

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Exhibit Celebrating Rural America Comes to Salmon!

Exhibit Celebrating Rural America Comes to Salmon!

On November 30th the Smithsonian Institution's traveling exhibit, Crossroads: Change in Rural American will open at 204 Main Street for six weeks. The title of the exhibit is in reference to the major changes that have occurred in the world since 1900 and how our...

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Summer Program Information

Outdoor School programs for 2020 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 2020 summer season.

  • Weekly docent shifts
  • Programs and events photographers
  • Onsite docent position with RV hookups for 2020 (good for individual or couple). For docent position description and application visit and search “Idaho opportunities”
  • Position description

The 1805 Lewis & Clark Living Experience

*Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this event will not take place in 2020.  Thank you for your understanding.*

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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