Are you looking for a fun way to give back to the community? Join our summer docent program! Call 756-1188 for more details.
LEARNING CENTER 208-756-1188
VISITOR CENTER 208-756-1222
Mon-Sat 9am - 5pm
Sunday 12:30pm - 5pm
We invite you to visit the Sacajawea Center, a popular choice for Idaho vacations! The Center is a happening place during the summer and early fall months. 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 also enjoy the Heritage Community Gardens and the Kid's Garden, artifacts and scenic walking trails througout the beautiful 71-acre park. Even your dog can enjoy its time at the Sacajawea Center in the Seaman's Dog Walk and Play Area where you can't miss the bronze statue of Seaman, Captain Meriwether Lewis' Newfoundland. You'll want to stop in the Visitor Center to view interpretive exhibits and artifacts that focus on Sacajawea. The Sacajawea Center Research Library located in the Learning Center is open for you to view or purchase Expedition journals and titles, Native American topics, field guides, and children's books.
Over 6 Years: $5 per person
Family: $12 (parents and children)
Groups & Tours: $4 per person
Call (208) 756-1188 to schedule a tour
Ages 6 and under and Lemhi County
2 Miles East of Salmon Idaho, Hwy 28
Visitor Center (seasonal)
The Event Rental Spaces and the
Park and Trails are open year-round.
The Visitor Interpretive Center is open from Memorial Day weekend through the end of September.
Interpretive Center Opens
The Interpretive Center is open for the season and will remain open through Labor Day. Hours are Monday - Saturday from 9am-5pm and Sunday from 12:30-5pm.
Admissions is $5/person and $12/family.
Dutch Oven Cooks
Call 756-1188 to sign-up for summer programs or stop by the office.
Programs include Salmon Outdoor School Classes (for kids and adults) and Sacajawea Kid's Garden (ages 5-12)!
You can find more information about our summer programs here.
Call with inquiries or questions.
1805 Living Experience
August 7-16, 2015
See for yourself
what it might have
been like to live
more than two
centuries ago as
we peel off the
vestiges of modern
society and trek
into a world where
the essence of life
is provided by the
land upon which
we walk. Use tools
made from the earth; soften the hide of a deer for clothing; prepare sinew for thread and use stone and bone to create tools for daily living; learn about plants for healing and medicines; and, fashion containers from clay and weave baskets from native
Learn about signing up to
participate here or check your
calendar and take an afternoon
to stop by and see the site in
Are you looking for more of an expedition experience?
Contact Rawhide Outfitters or AggiPah Raft Trips to raft or ride a portion of the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail in Lemhi County! They even offer trips with Lewis and Clark historian Michael Crosby!!