Pritchard Park is open during daylight hours. Dogs on leash are welcome in the park.

The Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial is a unit of the National Park Service Minidoka National Historic Site. During the summer the site is staffed by a NPS Ranger on weekends. The 2021 schedule will be announced soon. You are also welcome to enjoy the memorial at your own pace and leisure. Wayside markers provide background narrative, or visit the newly re-opened Bainbridge Historical Museum for additional exhibits and films on the history of Japanese Americans on Bainbridge Island.

Accessibility - All of the Memorial walkways are ADA  grade compliant, but ease of moving a guest in a wheelchair depends on the design and weight of the equipment. All areas can be wet at times, and there is a combination of wood and gravel walkways on site.

Guided Tours:

Special arrangements can be made for a guided tour of the site for groups with interests and purposes that align with the BIJAC mission. You may contact us via the request form below, but know that fewer tours can be accommodated this year. Please place your request at least 3 weeks in advance of your desired date. Tours are currently offered:

  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
  • 10:00 a.m., noon, and 2:00 p.m.

When you are ready to book your facilitated group tour, please fill out the following form:

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    * Other popular, relevant historical sites of interest include Bainbridge Gardens, Town and Country Market, Suyematsu Farm, Haiku no Niwa. If planning to visit these sites on your own, please check websites for hours and information.

    Located at Pritchard Park
    4192 Eagle Harbor Drive
    Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

    Transportation to the Bainbridge Island Exclusion Memorial, or around the Island, may be arranged with 2 hours advance notice by contacting BI RIDE at 1-844-424-7433, or, contact Tour Bainbridge to learn about Island tours that include a stop at the Exclusion Memorial (code 'HISTORY' for a discount).

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