From the “Northwest Cattle King” Ben Snipes, to astronaut Bonnie Dunbar, Sunnyside has a unique and exciting history for you to explore.
Explore the history of Ben Snipes, the “Northwest Cattle King.” Believed to be the first white settler in the Sunnyside valley, his original cabin now resides in Sunnyside’s Central Park.
Grant & 5th St.
The Sunnyside Historical Museum houses artifacts and documents that focus on daily life in Sunnyside during its early years.
704 S 4th Street • Sunnyside, WA 98944 (509) 837-6010
Sunnyside is home to a stretch of the Yellowstone Trail, the first paved roadway constructed in 1912 to provide safe passage for vehicles across the U.S. from Massachusetts to Seattle. Photo from Yakima Herald Republic