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Multi-Day Events

Seattle, Washington
AKCHO (Association of King County Historical Organizations) is a meeting place of ideas. Serves as forum for issues that confront museums, historical societies and heritage matters. Provides speakers on historical and technical matters, workshops and shar
Seattle, Washington
Art
Bainbridge Island, Washington
History
The Bainbridge Island Historical Museum is located in the heart of downtown Winslow, three blocks from the Seattle-Bainbridge ferry terminal. A 1908 restored island schoolhouse features the main exhibit gallery containing a nationally award-winning exhibit "An Island Story".
Seattle, Washington
History, Historic House, Historical Society, Military
The Locks & Ship Canal were built over 100 years ago as a Commercial Navigation Route to Develop the City of Seattle. The Locks still contribute over $1.2 Billion/yr. to the Seattle economy and are the Nation's busiest. However, no fees are charged and funding comes from the Federal Government (not Seattle).
Bellevue, Washington
Art
Bainbridge Island, Washington
Arboretum, Botanical Garden
One of the top-ten public gardens in the United States, noted for 150 acres of landscaped gardens & preserved Northwest forest.
Bothell, Washington
History, Historical Society
Seattle, Washington
Anthropology, Children's, Culture, History, Natural History, Nature Centers
The Burke Museum creates a better understanding of the world and our place in it. The museum is responsible for Washington State collections of natural history and cultural heritage, and for sharing the knowledge that makes them meaningful.
Seattle, Washington
A collection of Camp Fire memorabilia including uniforms, awards, pictures, scrapbooks, early crafts. All articles are donated by Camp Fire alumni or their families. Displays show Camp Fire's 85 years as a youth organization in the Puget Sound.
Seattle, Washington
Botanical Garden
On the grounds of the Locks are the Carl S. English Jr. Botanical Gardens. When the Locks were being constructed, the Corps of Engineers hired botanist Carl English to transform the gravel dug up from the Locks' construction into an English style botanical garden. For 43 years, Mr. English labored on the seven acres of the Gardens. The results of his work are one of Seattle's beauty secrets.
Seattle, Washington
History
Bellevue, Washington
Archaeology, History
Seattle, Washington
Culture
Seattle, Washington
Culture, History, Specialized
CWB is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving maritime heritage for future generations. We believe that it is essential to preserve the skills and stories associated with wooden small craft by teaching workshops, organizing events and regattas, and igniting a passion for wood and water in young and old alike.
Seattle, Washington
Children's
The Children's Museum offers children and their families a fun, interactive learning experience that challenges visitors to work in teams, manipulate objects, role play, problem solve and develop eye-hand coordination with a variety of unique exhibits and
Bellevue, Washington
Internationally acclaimed and award-winning museum unique in the United States. Entertainment for families, singles, adults, children, seniors, male and female. The collection includes dolls, teddy bears, toys, antiques, doll artists' dolls and miniatures
Seattle, Washington
Specialized
Seattle, Washington
Bellevue, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Historical Society
Seattle, Washington
Specialized
Experience Music Project celebrates and explores creativity and innovation as expressed through American popular music and exemplified by rock 'n' roll.
Seattle, Washington
Historical Society
•to provide on-going education in genealogical research techniques.
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Art
The Frye Art Museum features both contemporary and traditional realist art spanning the 19th and 20th centuries, including works by Copley, Stuart, Eakins, Homer and the Wyeths. The Frye offers a full schedule of adult & children's workshops for all skill
Seattle, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Art
Seattle, Washington
Art
The art museum of the University of Washington, recognized for special exhibitions of modern and contemporary art. Collection of 18,000+ objects includes 19th-20th century paintings, photography, works on paper, and extensive textiles and costumes.
Seattle, Washington
Art
Seahurst, Washington
General, History, Historical Society, Library
The Highline Historical Society's collection focuses on the history of the Highline School District, dating to the mid 1860's. 3-D & archival materials document the 130 year span of educational methods, tools and facilities. Complete archive of HighlineTi
Seattle, Washington
History
Historic Seattle is the only city-wide non-profit organization devoted exclusively to the preservation of Seattle's historic & architectural legacy. Educational programs include regular lecture series; preserving your old house; arts and crafts; Tea & Tou
Seattle, Washington
Kenmore, Washington
Bellevue, Washington
Children's
Come explore, play and learn together at KidsQuest Children’s Museum!

Enjoy hours of delight and discovery at this innovative hands-on museum for children and families designed to engage kids from infancy to age ten.

KidsQuest is a unique place for fun and exploration.
Seattle, Washington
Art
Seattle, Washington
Kirkland, Washington
Art
Kirkland, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Park
Seattle, Washington
Mercer Island, Washington
Historical Society
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
Culture, History, Library, Military, Science, Specialized
The independent, non-profit Museum of Flight is one of the largest air and space museums in the world, attracting more than 400,000 visitors annually. The Museum’s collection includes more than 150 historically significant air- and spacecraft, as well as the Red Barn®—the original manufacturing facility of The Boeing Co.
Seattle, Washington
Museum featuring changing schedule of exhibits, artifacts & educational programming on Seattle, King County & the Pacific NW dating from 1850 to present. The Museum's collection houses books, posters, sheet musi, 3-dimensional objects and one of the state
Seattle, Washington
History
A museum devoted to the documentation, preservation and interpretation of the Nordic-American experience in the Northwest. Permanent exhibits on Northwest history with focus on fishing, logging and material culture. The mission includes strong links with
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
The Northwest Seaport Maritime Heritage Center preserves and interpretes the maritime heritage of Puget Sound and the Northwest Coast. Collection includes 3 national historic vessels, with the 1897 Schooner Wawona currently on site at south Lake Union. N
Seattle, Washington
History
Odyssey offers interactive Maritime discovery through engaging exhibits relating to ocean tracks and transportation, fishing, recreation and our environment.
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
Science
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
Art
Seattle, Washington
Historical Society
Seattle, Washington
Historical Society
Seattle, Washington
Historical Society
The Rainier Valley Historical Society collection, located in the Rainier Valley Cultural Center, is open Wednesday mornings or by appointment. RVHS's rotating exhibits are accessible whenever the Cultural Center is open. Collection includes photos, docume
Bothell, Washington
Arboretum
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
Aquarium
Aquarium is the window to the Puget Sound with over 400 species of animals and plants living in award-winning exhibits. World's only aquarium with fully operating fish ladder and hatchery. Educational classes and programs.
Seattle, Washington
Art
The region's premier art museum, with a collection of more than 21,000 art objects from around the world, offers exciting artistic experiences for people of all ages. Enjoy a variety of changing exhibitions, free gallery tours, lectures, an interactive ar
Seattle, Washington
Art
Set in beautiful Volunteer Park, the Seattle Asian Art Museum houses a world renowned collection of the art of Japan, China, Korea, India, Himalaya, and Southeast Asia. Take a free gallery tour, or find a gift at the museum store.
Bellevue, Washington
Church
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
Art
Seattle, Washington
Library
Seattle, Washington
Art
Seattle, Washington
Historical Society
Seattle, Washington
History
Shoreline, Washington
Children's, Culture, General, History, Historical Society, Library
The Shoreline Historical Museum exhibits the history of the Northwest King County region, and conducts programs related to that history.
Seattle, Washington
Arboretum
Seattle, Washington
Historical Society
Welcome to the “Birthplace of Seattle” Log House Museum! Discover this local gem one block from Alki Beach in an authentically restored 1904 log building surrounded by a Pacific Northwest native plant garden.
Seattle, Washington
Historical Society
Seattle, Washington
History
Seattle, Washington
History, Science, Specialized
Seattle, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Culture, General, History
Washington commission for the Humanities, a non-profit organization, serves the museum community through a variety of programs, including Inquiring Mind presenters, traveling exhibits, grants, and oral history/video documentary workshops.
Seattle, Washington
Arboretum
The largest living museum of plants north of San Francisco, the Arboretum contains 4,600 types of trees, shrubs and vines. In a 200 acre tranquil greenspace, collections are selected and arranged to display their beauty and function in urban landscapes.
Seattle, Washington
Historical Society
Seattle, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Park