We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fort Walla Walla Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Take the time!

This museum is very clean. The displays are full of information I had not known and we had visited... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Betty B
Lots to see

There is a lot to see here, with many varieties of artifacts from the area, from early settlers to... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
KatieGMillCreekWA
,
Mill Creek WA
via mobile
Read all 259 reviews
66
All photos (66)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pioneer village”(19 reviews)
“life size”(9 reviews)
About
Fort Walla Walla Museum is a walking museum located on 17 acres, and is a must-see for visitors. As the primary caretaker of the cultural and historical heritage of the Walla Walla Valley, the Museum features four large exhibit halls housing...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
755 NE Myra Rd, Walla Walla, WA 99362-8035
Website
+1 509-525-7703
Call
Reviews (259)
Filter reviews
255 results
Traveller rating
152
86
16
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
152
86
16
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pioneer village farm equipment life size mule team local history main building blacksmith shop interesting displays several buildings outdoor exhibits love history full size great history early settlers well worth the visit great place to visit on display
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 255 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum is very clean. The displays are full of information I had not known and we had visited several other museums in the area. The volunteers were delightful! Smiles and around for questions. Signage was great!More

Thank Betty B
CarolynK1373, Executive Assistant at Fort Walla Walla Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for visiting Fort Walla Walla Museum and taking the time to share your comments on TripAdvisor! We are glad to know you enjoyed your time with us and sincerely hope you find your travels return you to Walla Walla to see and explore...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

There is a lot to see here, with many varieties of artifacts from the area, from early settlers to WW2. There are three rooms inside the main building plus several outbuildings with larger exhibits. There’s a little bit of everything.More

Thank KatieGMillCreekWA
CarolynK1373, Executive Assistant at Fort Walla Walla Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Fort Walla Walla Museum and hope you have many opportunities to enjoy time here. Thank you for taking time to share your thoughts on Trip Advisor, it is appreciated and helps us continue to provide...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018

If you are into the history of the area, this is the place to go. Exhibits in four buildings including lots of old farm machinery. Outdoor exhibits include a train depot, school , and blacksmith shop.

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We went with a 3 and 8 year old. The volunteers/ staff were so lovely, and the museum is very hands-on, inside and outside. A great place! Plan 2 hours or so, bring your own snacks.More

Thank coffee_jones
Carolyn K, Executive Assistant at Fort Walla Walla Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Fort Walla Walla Museum and hope you have many opportunities to enjoy time here. Thank you for taking time to share your thoughts on Trip Advisor, it is appreciated and helps us continue to provide...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Comprehensive collection and display of significant time in history of the West. Staff is professional, well educated and were available to discuss questions and expand on exhibits.

Thank Harry H
Carolyn K, Executive Assistant at Fort Walla Walla Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for visiting Fort Walla Walla Museum and for your comments. Your time and interest is valuable and appreciated. We hope you have an opportunity to visit again in the future and enjoy the many treasures of the Walla Walla region.

Reviewed 6 August 2018

This museum tells the story of local white settlement, especially the U.S. Army fort and its personnel. It offers several children's diversions on the grounds.More

Thank estrallita
Carolyn K, Executive Assistant at Fort Walla Walla Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for visiting Fort Walla Walla Museum. We hope you enjoyed your time here and encourage a visit to other important historical regional sites to add to the story of the settlement of this region. A close partner to the south of us in...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Took our grandchildren to Fort Walla Walla and they had the best time. The attraction has the best idea: have a history scavenger hunt. As we went through each of the buildings (which had a different piece of history in it), they would look for...More

Thank RicknKarin
Reviewed 2 August 2018

It was a hot day (in the 100s) so we got there at 10 AM when they opened and started with the Pioneer Village. A worker pointed out an owl in the trees for us as we headed down to the village. The village was...More

Thank WizardofAz60
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This being our first visit to WW, we wanted to soak in the history. The museum was well organized and really explained the agricultural history of the area. We would recommend to all.

Thank stevmar2016
Reviewed 1 July 2018

A great look into the past of Walla Walla area! As a history teacher, was interested to see what they had to offer! Lots of fun stuff to look at!

Thank jennifermV4303SK
Carolyn K, Executive Assistant at Fort Walla Walla Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you for visiting Fort Walla Walla Museum. We are glad to know you enjoyed your time with us and hope you have an opportunity to stop again. We also appreciate your taking time to share your thoughts through Tripadvisor. Best regards, Carolyn

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 15 nearby hotels
Hampton Inn & Suites Walla Walla
689 reviews
.81 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Walla Walla
107 reviews
2.08 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites Walla Walla
168 reviews
2.10 km away
Holiday Inn Express Walla Walla
436 reviews
2.10 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 144 nearby restaurants
Tiki Teriyaki Grill
43 reviews
1.08 km away
Giddy Up and Go Espresso
7 reviews
1.58 km away
China Buffett
18 reviews
1.45 km away
Applebee's
46 reviews
1.37 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 146 nearby attractions
16 Keys
7 reviews
1.08 km away
Art Gallery at the Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center
40 reviews
2.88 km away
Seven Hills Winery
37 reviews
2.92 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
juliannathom3
26 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 11 answers
Response from 101jumper | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the outside park. No inside less service animals.
2
Votes
Michelle B
20 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Carol C | Reviewed this property |
Not at this time but there are picnic tables so you can take something with you.
0
Votes