Washington State History Field Trip at the Meeker Mansion

Focusing on the Oregon Trail and pioneer history

  • Learn about who really owned the Meeker Mansion
  • The “richest man in the Washington Territory”
  • The “Hop King of the World”
  • The “savior of the Oregon Trail”
  • See “modern conveniences” in the 1890’s version of the “Street of Dreams”
  • Appreciate detailed Victorian architectural and artistic restorations in progress
  • Discover more about the Oregon Trail’s link to Puget Sound


$3.00 per guest: for scheduled groups of 12 or more. Please collect your entry fees before the tour. Includes one hour guided class tour PLUS: 4th Grade Instructor’s Guide & Teaching Kit (Guide & kit available for pick up upon reservation of date)

NEW! 4th grade lesson plans. Click to view and download.

Consider adding a one hour guided Historical Puyallup Town Walk for $1 per guest OR Make it more of a fun day and plan a picnic lunch in nearby Pioneer Park — the location of Meeker’s Original Home Site.

Reserve your date early! The Meeker Mansion – 312 Spring Street – Puyallup, WA 98373 (253) 848-1770 – elizajanemeeker@gmail.com

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