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This list presents the full set of buildings, structures, objects, sites, or districts designated on the National Register of Historic Places in Douglas County, Washington, and offers brief descriptive information about each of them. The National Register recognizes places of national, state, or local historic significance across the United States. Out of over 90,000 National Register sites nationwide, Washington is home to approximately 1,500, and 21 of those are found partially or wholly in Douglas County.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Badger Mountain Lookout
Badger Mountain Lookout
December 27, 1990
(#90001915)
Near summit of Badger Mountain
47°30′37″N 120°14′34″W / 47.510278°N 120.242778°W / 47.510278; -120.242778 (Badger Mountain Lookout)
East Wenatchee vicinity.
2 William J. Canton House
William J. Canton House
June 16, 1988
(#88000737)
305 W. Ash St.
47°38′22″N 120°04′35″W / 47.639444°N 120.076389°W / 47.639444; -120.076389 (William J. Canton House)
Waterville
3 Columbia River Bridge at Bridgeport
Columbia River Bridge at Bridgeport
May 31, 1995
(#95000632)
WA 17 over the Columbia River
48°00′04″N 119°39′13″W / 48.001111°N 119.653611°W / 48.001111; -119.653611 (Columbia River Bridge at Bridgeport)
Bridgeport Bridges of Washington State MPS
4 Columbia River Bridge at Wenatchee
Columbia River Bridge at Wenatchee
May 24, 1995
(#95000623)
US 2 over the Columbia River
47°24′36″N 120°17′41″W / 47.41°N 120.294722°W / 47.41; -120.294722 (Columbia River Bridge at Wenatchee)
Wenatchee Bridges of Washington State MPS
5 Douglas County Courthouse
Douglas County Courthouse
September 5, 1975
(#75001849)
Off U.S. 2
47°38′46″N 120°04′00″W / 47.646111°N 120.066667°W / 47.646111; -120.066667 (Douglas County Courthouse)
Waterville
6 Downtown Waterville Historic District
Downtown Waterville Historic District
May 19, 1988
(#88000629)
Locust and Chelan Sts.
47°39′00″N 120°04′26″W / 47.65°N 120.073889°W / 47.65; -120.073889 (Downtown Waterville Historic District)
Waterville
7 Gallaher House
Gallaher House
June 27, 1995
(#75001848)
600 12th St.
48°00′28″N 119°40′31″W / 48.007778°N 119.675278°W / 48.007778; -119.675278 (Gallaher House)
Mansfield Originally listed in 1975 at original site 11.5 NW of Mansfield, Ref #75001848, and was delisted at original site January 11, 1995
8 Lutheran St. Paul's Kirche
Lutheran St. Paul's Kirche
April 12, 1982
(#82004209)
Lake Ave.
47°37′21″N 120°00′13″W / 47.6225°N 120.003611°W / 47.6225; -120.003611 (Lutheran St. Paul's Kirche)
Douglas
9 Nifty Theatre
Nifty Theatre
July 27, 1999
(#99000402)
201 Locust
47°38′56″N 120°04′11″W / 47.648889°N 120.069722°W / 47.648889; -120.069722 (Nifty Theatre)
Waterville
10 Pangborn-Herndon Memorial Site
Pangborn-Herndon Memorial Site
March 16, 1972
(#72001269)
3 mi (4.8 km). NE of East Wenatchee
47°26′35″N 120°16′45″W / 47.443056°N 120.279167°W / 47.443056; -120.279167 (Pangborn-Herndon Memorial Site)
East Wenatchee
11 Rock Island Railroad Bridge
Rock Island Railroad Bridge
July 30, 1975
(#75001842)
SW of Rock Island over the Columbia River
47°22′02″N 120°09′09″W / 47.367222°N 120.1525°W / 47.367222; -120.1525 (Rock Island Railroad Bridge)
Rock Island
12 Christian Schmidt House
Christian Schmidt House
December 9, 1994
(#94001432)
391 L NW.
47°40′15″N 120°00′25″W / 47.670833°N 120.006944°W / 47.670833; -120.006944 (Christian Schmidt House)
Waterville
13 Smith Hospital and Douglas County Press Building
Smith Hospital and Douglas County Press Building
May 11, 1989
(#89000402)
109 N. Chelan
47°38′54″N 120°04′11″W / 47.648333°N 120.069722°W / 47.648333; -120.069722 (Smith Hospital and Douglas County Press Building)
Waterville
14 Waterville Hotel
Waterville Hotel
October 18, 1984
(#84000170)
102 S. Central St.
47°38′49″N 120°04′22″W / 47.646944°N 120.072778°W / 47.646944; -120.072778 (Waterville Hotel)
Waterville

See also

External links

Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap 
  • Washington Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation, Historic Register program
  • National Park Service, National Register of Historic Places site
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