Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center
244 Robert Gray Drive, Ilwaco, WA 98624-8624
Map & visitor guide
The exhibit includes artifacts from the expedition, a First Order Fresnel lens and a short film. Check out the gift shop and a glassed-in observation deck for views of the Columbia River Bar, headlands and ocean.
Apr. 1 – Oct. 31, open daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Nov. 1 – Mar. 31, open Wed.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The interpretive center is open on New Year's Day but closed for the following holidays:
- Martin Luther King Jr. Day
- Presidents Day
RV parking not accommodated.
Stop by the North Head Lighthouse for a bird’s-eye view of the Pacific Ocean, Oregon Coast, Columbia River Bar and Long Beach Peninsula.
Enjoy the area with a hike or stay the night at Cape Disappointment State Park in a campsite, cabin, yurt or vacation house. A boat launch is also available for use.