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Museums & Interpretive Centers

Follow in the footsteps of Lewis & Clark and their guide Sacajawea. Or learn about the history of Hanford, railroads, and Kennewick Man at one of the Tri-Cities' fine museums or interpretive centers.

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B Reactor Museum Association (BRMA)

2000 Logston Blvd.
Richland, WA 99354
(509) 376-1647
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BRMA is an all-volunteer association of individuals and groups working to preserve the historic B Reactor on the Hanford Nuclear Site in southeastern Washington State as a public museum.

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Benton County Historical Museum

Prosser City Park
Prosser, WA 99350
(509) 786-3842

Follow Lewis & Clark along the banks of the Columbia River and discover the Tri-Cities through colorful displays and artifacts.

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East Benton County Historical Society Museum

205 Keewaydin Dr.
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 582-7704
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Located in Kennewick's oldest park, the museum features the Kennewick Man, a petrified wood floor, arrowhead collection and numerous items pertaining to the settlement of the area.

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Fort Walla Walla Museum

755 Myra Rd.
Walla Walla, WA 99362
(509) 525-7703
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The museum showcases a 16-building pioneer village. Open April through October, exhibits feature a 33-mule hitch and Lewis & Clark diorama. Many activities occur throughout the season, including Fort Walla Walla Days in June, and Living History presentations each weekend.

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Franklin County Historical Museum

305 N. 4th Ave.
Pasco, WA 99301
(509) 547-3714
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LIGO Hanford Observatory

P.O. Box 159
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 372-8106
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Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO)LIGO seeks to open a new window on the universe using the world's largest laser interferometers.  Cutting-edge science and engineering fuel the Observatory's quest to measure the faint ripples of gravitational waves.  LIGO Hanford Observatory offers free-admission facility tours on the second Saturday and the fourth Friday of each month.  Route 10, Richland,  372-8106, outreach@ligo-wa.caltech.edu, www.ligo-wa.c

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Tamastslikt Cultural Institute

47106 Wildhorse Blvd.
Pendleton, OR 97801
(541) 966-9748
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Visit this Tribally-owned interpretive center on both the Oregon and Lewis & Clark National Historic Trails. Experience the world of the Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla tribes through Coyote stories, Elders teachings, songs, artifacts, exquisite museum gifts and Kinship Cafe. 

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The REACH

1943 Columbia Park Trail
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 943-4100
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The REACH is a hybric institution. The REACH is dedicated to advancing education for learners of all ages through exhibits, tours, programs, themed events, workshops, conferences and culinary activities. The REACH celebrates history & heritage, agriculture and natural resources, science and technology, culture and diversity, as well as the visual and performing arts.

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White Bluffs Quilt Museum

294 Torbett
Richland, WA 99354
(509) 943-2552
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A bright spot in this community, the Center provides exhibits & classes for adults & children in quilting, weaving, spinning, basketry, conservation & all textile arts. The Center will provide a special program for your group. For more information, check out our web site.

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Yakama Nation Museum

Spiel-yi Loop, P.O. Box 151
Toppenish, WA 98948
(509) 865-2800
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Local Wineries

Known as "The Heart of Washington Wine Country," the Tri-Cities region is home to more than 160 wineries within a 50 mile radius. Visitors can sample award winning wines, or enjoy breathtaking views of beautiful vineyards.

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