Northwest Tattoo Museum & Tattooing


2934 North Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83815

The Northwest Tattoo Museum & Tattooing ~ Learn & See Some Tattoo History or Get a Tattoo

The Northwest Tattoo Museum (NTM) is your local professional old school source for Tattooing and Tattoo History. The NTM is run by Master Tattoo Artist, Jay Brown, who has 35+years of experience, knowledge, and resources in tattooing.

Not sure OR already have a tattoo in mind? The NTM provides professional customer service & quality care from knowledgeable tattoo experts within a comfortable environment amidst hundreds of designs & artifacts. Thousands of designs on the walls & in the books. Come hear their stories & learn their history. There are five tattooists that comprise a combined 100-years of professional experience available for walk ins or appointments. See the Tattooing page for artist info.

The museum tattoo collection showcases historical photographs, documents, flash, tattoo implements, tattoo related artifacts, an expanding library, an archive of historic documents, etc from the early 1900-1980s tattoo subculture in North America. The museum has slowly been acquiring indigenous tattoo artifacts worldwide.
The NTM has been adding narratives to all objects on
display. Tattoo historian & curator (Jay Brown) loves to provide a personalized viewing & education experience.


2934 North Government Way

Coeur d'Alene Idaho 83815



Tues: 12-8 pm Sun: 12-6 pm

Wed: 12-8 pm Mon: 12-6 pm

Thur: 12-8 pm

Fri: 12-8 pm

Sat: 12-8 pm

Sun: 12-6 pm

NTM makes the Coeur d'Alene Press

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