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Yakima Valley Museum

2105 Tieton Dr, Yakima, WA 98902-3766
+1 509-248-0747
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Great Visit Witj the Kids

This museum is a favorite of my kids. The displays are always changing and it shows history of our... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Yakima, Washington
via mobile
So much to see here!

This museum is so much bigger than you would expect. They hold community events, special displays... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
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2105 Tieton Dr, Yakima, WA 98902-3766
+1 509-248-0747
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This museum is a favorite of my kids. The displays are always changing and it shows history of our area. Kids like to return often to see what's new. Also a cute soda shop right next door. Hit with the whole family! Very affordable also.

Thank flygirl67pp31
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This museum is so much bigger than you would expect. They hold community events, special displays, and even houses a nostalgic ice cream parlor behind the building. The adjoining park is a perfect place to have a moment of play for the restless kids, and...More

Thank Westcoastfarms
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Took my grandsons here while visiting Yakima. There were some interactive and educational activities they enjoyed.

Thank Seattlegirl55
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

1/2 hr ride on remains of Yakima Valley electric railway once 20 some miles long. Historic cars have run since 1974. Plans to extend run once they replace the stolen copper wire.

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Easy to locate. Areas of interest for all members of the family. Learning about Eastern Washington - very different from Western Washington. And don't forget to visit the soda fountain on the lower level.

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 9 April 2017

So this past weekend we found out that there is a museum in Yakima! I'd only lived for the first 18 years of my life and had no idea that this place existed. We were really glad that we found it as it was a...More

Thank TheUhlmen
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Impressive local museum! The building is very grand and loaded with a whole trove of history. The electric neon signs, carriage collection, giant high heel shoe, and artifacts from a couples personal travels around the world are fascinating. Nice work Yakima!

Thank Jsleonard
Reviewed 27 March 2017

My husband and I spent an afternoon here. Very interesting history, great collections and memorabilia! Very surprising was discovering the history of our Japanese immigrants, their culture, influence and the daunting impact of WWII on their lives. Well worth a visit, it is easy to...More

Thank Holly99353
Reviewed 22 March 2017

You'll get a good overview and background of the history of the valley. We enjoyed our visit and spent about 60-90 minutes at the museum. reasonable price

Thank Mainer2000
Reviewed 16 February 2017

My 8 & 9 year old granddaughters were totally entertained by the vintage clothing, shoes, sleighs, and carriages.

Thank RobertaChris
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