Makah Culture

Makah Culture

Go beyond whaling headlines with your class to study the traditions and stories of the Makah people. A wolf mask, rattle, basket, and drum are among the objects used to share tribal culture in this history box.
What's Inside

Reserve your history box today! Please make your reservation at least two weeks in advance.

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Rental Fee: $35 per box for one week; $10 for each additional week.

Because these boxes contain artifacts, someone from your organization must come to the Museum to pick up the box 10:00 AM-4:30 PM, Tuesday through Sunday, and return the box Tuesday through Sunday, 10:00 AM-4:30 PM. Note pick up/drop off is not available on Mondays.

For more information, contact the Education Department.

Image: Close view of a Makah whaling canoe, circa 1910. Created by Asahel Curtis. Washington State Historical Society, catalog ID 1943.42.20177.