Northwest Tattoo Museum 

& Tattooing


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


The Northwest Tattoo Museum (NTM) provides a unique tattoo experience. Clients receive professional customer service, quality care from knowledgeable experts, and the opportunity to learn some tattoo history from their immediate surroundings. The NTM houses more than 800+ tattoo artifacts displayed for education or your personalized tattoo. Great Reference Material with Great Stories.

Members of the Alliance of professional Tattooists *Safe & Sterile/ OSHA Compliant * Modern Electric Tattooing * Bright Colors*

We Do It All:
Old school- American Traditional, Custom, Cover Ups,, Oriental, Pin Ups, Black & Gray, Bright Colors Work, Stippling, Realisim/Portrait, Northwest Tribal, etc.

* Over 20,000 flash designs & reference material from the last century
* Online reference resources Or if you prefer bring your own design 
* Drop by & Look through the Tattoo Artists Portfolios

The Museum Always Accepts Walk-Ins
Schedule an appointment to ensure availability!

The NTM facebook page is a great resource depicting tattoo work.


Jay Brown

Master Tattooist  

Curator / Founder

Tattooist of 37-years

A.P.T Certificate of Tattoo Mastery

A.P.T Lifetime Achievement Award

Terry Wrigley Award

RJ Rosini Award

N.T.A. Member

B.T.C Member

Rosini Tattoo Family Member

Richard Brockway

Master Tattoo Artist with 27 years Experience 

A.P.T. Member            

RJ Rosini Award

Rosini Tattoo Family Member

Douglas Swindle

Expert Tattoo Artist with 23 years Experience  

A.P.T. Member      

Professional Body Piercer     

Tracey Roxanne Jones

Expert Tattoo Artist with

7 Years Experience

A.P.T. Member


The NTM is an occasional stop for some of the national top names in tattooing. Follow us on facebook or talk with museum staff for updates for upcoming guest artist visits. 

Todd Holley

Master Tattoo Artist Tattooing for 27 years 

Todd now Tattoos in Hawaii, coming back to visit from time to time

Judy Parker

Master Tattoo Artist Tattooing for 44 years Multiple Award Winner 

RJ Rosini Award

Owner of Pacific Tattoo in San Diego, California

E.J. Cheney

Master Tattoo Artist Tattooing for 18 years

RJ Rosini Award

E.J. is a full time tattooist at Tiger Tattoo in Spokane, Washington

Special Guests  * People from the Tattoo Community that have stopped in to visit us*

*Goodtime Charlie Cartwright

*Walt Dailey Jr.

*Rand Johnson

*Sharon Brouse

*Cherokee Chuck Shafer

*Izzy LaPlante

*Sailor Cam Cook

*Lyon King (rip)

*Jimmy "Fingers" McAvey

*Duffy Foster

*Jacob Hanks

*Tim James

*Jeanie Newby

*Jimmie McDuffy

*Jonas Miller 

*Jeremy Youngman

*Derek Campbell

*Blane Hoffman

*Rand Johnson

*Telisa Swan

*Jeanie Newby