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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 Franklin 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 14 of those are found partially or wholly in Franklin 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 Allen Rockshelter
November 16, 1978
(#78002741)
Address Restricted
Pasco
2 Burr Cave
December 15, 1978
(#78002742)
Address Restricted
Walker
3 Franklin County Courthouse
Franklin County Courthouse
February 8, 1978
(#78002740)
1016 N. 4th Ave..
46°14′14″N 119°05′44″W / 46.237222°N 119.095556°W / 46.237222; -119.095556 (Franklin County Courthouse)
Pasco
4 Lower Snake River Archaeological District
October 29, 1984
(#84000471)
Address Restricted
Pasco
5 Marmes Rockshelter
Marmes Rockshelter
October 15, 1966
(#66000745)
Under Lake Herbert G. West
46°36′52″N 118°12′09″W / 46.6144°N 118.2025°W / 46.6144; -118.2025 (Marmes Rockshelter)
Lyons Ferry
6 James Moore House
James Moore House
May 31, 1979
(#79002532)
Off U.S. 395
46°13′43″N 119°08′04″W / 46.228611°N 119.134444°W / 46.228611; -119.134444 (James Moore House)
Pasco
7 Palouse Canyon Archaeological District
October 29, 1984
(#84000464)
Address Restricted
Starbuck
8 Pasco Carnegie Library
Pasco Carnegie Library
August 3, 1982
(#82004212)
305 N. 4th Ave.
46°13′58″N 119°05′35″W / 46.232778°N 119.093056°W / 46.232778; -119.093056 (Pasco Carnegie Library)
Pasco Carnegie Libraries of Washington TR
9 Sacajawea State Park
Sacajawea State Park
April 24, 2007
(#07000364)
2503 Sacajawea Park Rd
46°12′00″N 119°02′26″W / 46.2°N 119.040556°W / 46.2; -119.040556 (Sacajawea State Park)
Pasco
10 Savage Island Archeological District
August 28, 1976
(#76001881)
Address Restricted
Richland
11 Strawberry Island Village Archeological Site
August 21, 1980
(#80003999)
Address Restricted
Pasco
12 Tri-Cities Archaeological District
October 29, 1984
(#84000468)
Address Restricted
Richland
13 Windust Caves Archaeological District
October 29, 1984
(#84000479)
Address Restricted
Windust

Former listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Pasco-Kennewick Bridge
Pasco-Kennewick Bridge
March 26, 1979
(#82004213)
July 16, 1990
Spanned the Columbia River downstream of the Ed Hendler Bridge
Pasco

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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