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Old Mission State Park
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Owner description: The Old Mission (Mission of the Sacred Heart) is the oldest standing building in Idaho.
Bozeman, Montana
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24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“even better that what you think”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2012

Stopped in real quick with the family on way back to Montana. Had the whole place to ourselves. Beautiful piece of history, don't miss the walking trails around the perimeter, the young kids loved it. So happy that we stopped to smell the flowers.

Visited August 2012
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Vernon, Canada
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40 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Very nice stop”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2012

We stopped here on a whim and it was lovely....and the fee was only $5 per vehicle. The interpretive center is in a very nice building with clean washrooms. We didn't spend a tremendous amount of time looking through the exhibits but you certainly could. Very well put together and informative. Outside along with the buildings there are beautiful walking paths with breathtaking views. Certainly worth the stop.

Visited July 2012
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Post Falls, Idaho
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67 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Great place to visit in the fall...”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2012

So beautiful in the fall...all the colors of autumn. The church is very interesting.

Visited October 2011
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Spokane, Washington
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88 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Original mission, newer interactive center.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2012

It is a pleasant experience for the price of parking! The old mission is extremely well maintained. The interactive center is a refuge on a hot day.
It is 100% handicapped accessible, however the trails a slightly steep and winding. Motorized wheelchairs or a strong back recommended!

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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1,018 reviews
524 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 428 helpful votes
“Excellent value and more interesting than we expected”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2010

We visited Old Mission State Park in May 2010 when travelling from Spokane to Kalispell. It was much more interesting than we expected and we spent almost 2 hours in this fairly small park. It is excellent value at $5 per car - irrespective of the number of occupants. The audio commentary by tribal members and their families was particularly interesting.

Bring your camera and comfortable shoes.

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