Sister City

City of Wako and the City of Longview WashingtonIn 1999, the City of Longview forged a Sister City relationship with Wako Japan. As a part of that relationship, a delegation of students visit Longview in the summer, and a group of adults visit in October. Learn more about the history of the sister city relationship and hosting a visitor.

City of Wako Collection

Items received from our Sister City of Wako Japan are on display for visitors to see up-close and personal. Included in this colorful display are many unique items:

  • Artwork
  • Colorful assorted scarves
  • Fans
  • Heron statues
  • Japanese dolls

The display is viewable in the lobby of City Hall (15125 Broadway),  Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

More Information

If you would like to become actively involved in our Sister City relationship, please contact the Executive Department.

  1. Executive Department