School Living History Program
Experience magnificent Northwest Coast masks as they come to life in our Kwakwaka’wakw ceremonial house. The Lelooska Family shares the songs, dances, stories and masks which display the rights, crests, and privileges bestowed on them by the late Chief James Aul Sewide. Chief Tsungani carries on the traditions of his brother the late Chief Lelooska, performing with other family members.
Space is limited, reserve early! Admission is $8.00 per person, adult or child.
We are currently SOLD OUT, however, new opportunities may arise, please complete this 2023 School Living History Program Interest Form. We will notify you if additional opportunities become available.
School programs begin at 10:30 am and are approximately one hour in length.
Following the program, students will visit the Lelooska Museum which displays an extensive collection of Native Artifacts from North America. They will have the opportunity to ask the Lelooska Family questions and learn the significance of many of the artifacts on display.
Dates are subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control.
Located just 10 miles east of I-5 from the Woodland Exit #21
To accommodate as many schools as possible we need to introduce the following changes to our reservation procedures, please contact us with any questions or concerns.
Groups: Your group is any and all persons associated with your school or organization. This includes, but is not limited to, children, instructors, chaperones, parents, and families. We need the total number in your group to book your field trip. Two educators per classroom are no charge.
Full payment is due 1 month before your program date. Any late payments will incur a $50.00 late payment fee. We gladly accept checks and purchase orders. We can accept procurement cards for an additional $20.00 processing fee.
We must be notified of any number changes greater than 5 seats, 2 months before your reserved date by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 360-225-9522. We can refund up to 5 seats that do not attend the day of the program due to circumstances beyond your control.
If you must cancel please notify us 2 months before your date at 360-225-9522. After that date refunds are not available. We will work with you to reschedule your group for another date within the school year.
Due to several high-risk individuals in our community and for the health and safety of all, we will continue to limit group sizes and require masks to be worn by all visitors age 2 and older when inside the buildings. We are grateful for your understanding.
Join us virtually from your classroom for a behind the scenes look at the masks shared in our live performances. Listen to Chief Tsungani share stories, and learn more about the rights, crests and privileges shared in our ceremonial house. This is just the beginning, we have much more in the works, and will be adding to this content as we are able. This virtual experience is best suited for students in the 3rd or 4th Grade.
Thank you to the Price Foundation for their support in making it possible to create virtual programming.
These are challenging times for many. In lieu of a charge for this content we are asking for those that can to make a donation that will help us continue to grow our online presence and add additional content.
To participate please complete this Virtual Field Trip reservation form. We are finalizing the new edition of our Virtual Field Trip, you will be emailed once it is available. Thank you for your patience.