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Jack O'Connor Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Learning about Lewis - Clark never gets old for us! From St. Louis, MO. to Lewiston, ID. we have... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Clarkston WA

Found hidden gem in our own backyard. This place is a really great tribute and educational exhibit... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Lewiston, Idaho
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5600 Hells Gate Rd, Hellsgate State Park, Lewiston, ID 83501-5780
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Learning about Lewis - Clark never gets old for us! From St. Louis, MO. to Lewiston, ID. we have toured with the BEST!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank GrandmaBecky
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Found hidden gem in our own backyard. This place is a really great tribute and educational exhibit to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 332bigGiantHead
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This Center revolves around Jack O’Conner and his world-wide hunting expeditions. This would be a good place to visit to see Preserved and mounted animals.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank cmpqn
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Must visit for Jack O'connell fans. Nice location. Well maintained facility. Friendly volunteers. Easy to find in Hells Gate State Park.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank James L M
Reviewed 26 March 2018

At 09:45 I paid my five dollars at the parks entrance gate to visit center and was told center opened at 10:00. Found the center and waited for it to open...10:30 rolls around and still door is locked and lights are off, went to visitor...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank russm112
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Jack O'Connor was quite the writer and hunter. Many trophies from his hunts around the world are on display here. There are also some of the firearms that he used on display. A great collection! A gift shop is available for your shopping pleasure.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 50StatesOrDieTrying
Reviewed 17 July 2017

A worthwhile visit for anyone who hunts and wishes to learn more about the exploits of the former Outdoor Life writer, Jack O'Connor.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank robinnm01
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This is a free museum in Hell's Gate State Park. It is very small and filled with stuffed animals and information on hunting.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Judy S
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is a fun, interesting, historical stop. Although a small place, it is packed with memorable items to see.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 625maryannm
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Stopped in while visiting the park. Seems this guy was a local hero of sorts. Lots of animal heads, nest camping gear.etc. Worth the history and visit. Very nice volunteer docent.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Ron K
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