Once the junction of the Northern Pacific, Great Northern, and Union Pacific railroads, Oakesdale was a hub of activity.


  • Oakesdale museum shares the building with the City Hall and police department.
    Oakesdale museum shares the building with the City Hall and police department.

Once the junction of the Northern Pacific, Great Northern, and Union Pacific railroads; Featured in the museum are many antiques and artifacts from the early years of the railroad, businesses, and the people who started it all.

There is a library with books, journals, and images depicting the history of the town and nearby Steptoe Butte State Park.