Inhabited since ancient times by Native Americans, the first European settlement was in 1810, as a fur trapping town.
Today, Spokane is known for its surrounding mountains, parks, environmentalism, outdoor activities, lilac trees, and sporting events.
People Born in Spokane
Spokane in People's Lives
Isabel Lucas: I traveled here in 2011 to film scenes of the movie Red Dawn.
Jared Leto: I traveled here in 2005 to film scenes of the movie Lonely Hearts.