Olmstead Place Historical State Park

Olmstead Place Historical State Park is a 217-acre day-use park. The park hosts tours and school field trips. Pioneer artifacts are plentiful in the park. Picnic spaces and walking trails interweave with interpretive activities. Old-time special events are sponsored by the park throughout the year. Enjoy historic gardens.
  1. Activities
  2. History
  3. Maps

Picnic & Day-Use Facilities
There are 17 unsheltered picnic tables in the park, along with a restroom. To reserve tables, call the state park office at (509) 925-1943.

  • 1 miles of hiking trails
Water Activities & Features
  • Freshwater fishing
Winter Activities & Features
  • Cross-country Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
Other Activities & Features
  • Museum
  • Wildlife viewing
Interpretive Opportunities
This pioneer farm offers both elaborate school field trips and guided tours for the public. School field trips include a tour of an old log cabin and farmhouse. Pioneer artifacts on display at the farm include tools, furniture, clothing, farm implements, and machinery.

Free guided public tours take place weekends from noon - 4 p.m., Memorial Day through Labor Day. Group tours and school field trips are available for a fee. To book tours and field trips, call the park at 509-925-1943.

Additional Information

  • Fishing season for Coleman Creek is June 1 - October 31.
  • A recreational license is required for fishing and shellfish harvesting at Washington state parks. For regulations, fishing season information, or to purchase a recreational license, visit the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
  • Garden weddings can also be booked by calling the office (wedding fee charged).