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Suquamish Museum

6861 NE South St, Suquamish, WA 98392
+1 360-394-8499
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A history museum of the Suquamish

This is a very well put together museum. They deal with people from pre-history to the present. I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robert S
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Lawrence, Kansas
A day out with my girlfriends

This is an eye opening museum. So much of what happened to the native Americans is not discussed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
daytrip141
,
Seattle, Washington
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Museum featuring the history of the Native American tribes in the Pacific Northwest.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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6861 NE South St, Suquamish, WA 98392
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very well put together museum. They deal with people from pre-history to the present. I gives you the Suquamish view of the world. We can learn a lot from them.

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an eye opening museum. So much of what happened to the native Americans is not discussed and should be. The museum doesn't intent to shame anyone, but instead simple states the sad truth. It opened by eyes and shocked me.

Thank daytrip141
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful museum with the history of the Suquamish portrayed In a cedar timeline. Examples of carving, weaving and maybe more importantly the use of cedar in their culture. Walk or drive to the church, behind it on the hill is the cemetery. At the top...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2018

A beautifully designed and constructed museum of the past and current cultural traditions. Great gift shop and wonderfully designed displays. The history of our area is unique and well-worth learning about.

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

Provides an understanding of local history for this region; also offers an illustration of U.S. government / Native American relationships, for better appreciation of history. Nicely arranged; easy to learn a lot in a short period of time. Creates an appreciation of the wisdom of...More

Thank TravelerPaul_12
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Aside from the artistic beauty of the displays alone, I recommend thoroughly reading the displays for its historical lessons. The two that I found important was that: #1: Keep records of your history.  Hide 'em from being destroyed if needed,  because they will be needed...More

Thank eslcomputertraining
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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

This museum is a beautiful space and tells the story of the local native people in a well curated and exciting way. I was drawn into the story immediately and moved through the exhibits with interest. Very visual and aural exhibits. Loved it! And learned...More

Thank Jan E
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

I had the good fortune of stopping in at the beginning of my stay in the area. This is a small BUT EXCELLENTLY done museum. It has a timeline with the local Suquamish history and that alone framed the rest of my week with a...More

Thank ChazMike
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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

We were encouraged to visit this museum and were not disappointed. This is a small, compact museum to Educate about the experience of the Suquamish Tribe and their experience in the area. The timeline and artifacts are well curated, labels are easily understood. There is...More

Thank Kristine E
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Just two rooms and a retail shop. But very beautiful and well laid out. Useful history on a cedar wall ribbon, basketry, a few samples of woven fabric, a lovely large wood carving of a canoe held up by 8 different creatures and a fantastic...More

Thank HereWeGo282
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