Paradise Inn

Paradise Inn (HM2E27)

Location: Ashford, WA 98304 Pierce County
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Country: United States of America
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N 46° 47.207', W 121° 44.068'

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Advertised as a place "where the flowers and the glaciers meet," Paradise Inn opened on July 4, 1917. Here tourists arrived wearing long skirts and woolen traveling suits, "seeking a renewal of spirit in the vast world out-of-doors."
Today, entering the grand lobby or the dining room with the large timbers and massive stone fireplaces is like stepping back into an earlier era. The rustic style of architecture is typical of early National Park Service buildings. Now designated a National Historic Landmark, the Inn is shown here in 1920.
HM NumberHM2E27
Placed ByNational Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, February 3rd, 2019 at 10:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 596594 N 5182248
Decimal Degrees46.78678333, -121.73446667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 46° 47.207', W 121° 44.068'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds46° 47' 12.42" N, 121° 44' 4.0799999999999" W
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Area Code(s)360, 503
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 52807 Paradise Rd E, Ashford WA 98304, US
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