Toppenish, Washington: Yakima Nation Museum and Teepees

The Yakima Nation Cultural Center is shaped like a giant Native American winter lodge teepee. There are 14 teepees representing the tribes in the region that signed the original treaty with the US government.

Yakima Nation Museum and Cultural Center

Address:
Toppenish, WA
Directions:
Yakima Nation Museum and Cultural Center. Walking distance from Yakama Nation RV and Legends Casino. 18 miles South of Yakima on Hwy 97 - a mile North of Toppenish.
Hours:
Each section has different hours. (Call to verify)
Phone:
509-865-2800
Admission:
Various for different events
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Yakima Nation Museum and Teepees

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Yakima Nation Museum.

Yakima Nation Museum and Teepees

The Yakima Nation Cultural Center is shaped like a giant Native American winter lodge teepee. It houses a museum, gift shop, library, theater, restaurant, RV Campsite, park, and store. The Yakima Nation is a combination of 14 tribes. The site also contains 14 more traditional teepees that are set up to represent each tribe.

[Jody Day, 05/30/2012]
Real Teepees

Real Teepees at the Yakama Nation Heritage Center/RV Park. Right off of Hwy 97.

[Michelle, 02/12/2006]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Totem Pole HouseTotem Pole House, Toppenish, WA - 1 mi.
Teapot Dome Gas StationTeapot Dome Gas Station, Zillah, WA - 4 mi.
Church of God-ZillahChurch of God-Zillah, Zillah, WA - 4 mi.
In the region:
Gravity Hill, Prosser, WA - 30 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

February 22, 2020

My Sights

My Sights

Create and Save Your Own Crazy Road Trip!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Washington Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Ruby Falls, Chattanooga, Tennessee (Feb 17-23, 2020)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from RoadsideAmerica.com. Subscribe now!
RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now

 

Favorite Quirky City Sights