Friday, May 15, 2015, 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Coeur d' Alene's Old Mission State Park
31732 S. Mission Rd
Exit 39 at I-90
Cataldo, ID 83810
Come explore the history and nature of Coeur d'Alene's Old Mission State Park in Cataldo, ID! The Coeur d' Alene's Old Mission State Park spotlights the oldest building in Idaho. The Mission of the Sacred Heart was constructed between 1850 and 1853 by Catholic missionaries and members of the Coeur d' Alene Tribe. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Sacred Heart Mission and the Coeur d'Alene's Old Mission State Park provide an educational experience not found anywhere else, giving visitors an opportunity to examine the dynamics and complexities between Jesuit missionaries and the tribal people among whom they settled in a beautiful park setting. The park features the Sacred Heart Mission church, a restored Parish House and a historic cemetery.