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Museum
918 H Street SE
Auburn, WA 98002

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Farm
28728 Green River Road
Auburn, WA 98030

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Phone: 253-288-7433
Events Calendar
Currently on Exhibit
January 13-
June 19, 2016

Small Bags for Big Events: 100 Years of Pretty Purses
Click HERE for more details.
February 2016
4th
6-8pm

Late Play Date
On the first Thursday of every month drop-in for FREE admission and themed activities perfect for families with children 3 – 12 years of age, no registration required.
5th
6 -10pm

Railroad Lecture!
Musuem Open House 6 - 7pm and Lecture 7 - 10pm
Martin Burwash and the City of Destiny!The Northwest’s Own Martin Burwash returns from the Great White North to spin some tales about his old home town—Tacoma—western terminus of the Northern Pacific Railway. Author of Cascade Crossings and Vis Major, Martin grew up in the City of Destiny

17th
7pm


Bag Swap!
See our new exhibit and participate in a purse themed white elephant! $20 per person/ $5 per steal. For more information and to register click HERE.

19th
9am - noon


Friday/Funday!
Drop your 7 – 12 year old kiddos off at the Museum for a morning packed with history, science and art activities. $15 per child. For more information and to register click HERE.

27th
1pm


Preserving Your Family Treasures - Preserving Photos
Curator of Collections Hilary Pittenger will share her best tips and tricks for preserving your family’s treasures. Bring your questions! Each program begins at 1pm and is included in regular Museum admission or membership. No registration required.


March 2016
4th
6-8pm

Late Play Date
On the first Thursday of every month drop-in for FREE admission and themed activities perfect for families with children 3 – 12 years of age, no registration required.
9th
7pm


From Pockets to Purses - Fashion Lecture and Cocktail Hour
$20 per person. For more information and to register click HERE.

18th
1pm


Overnight at the Museum - Mythical Creatures
Kids age 7 - 12 will have a blast at this activity packed overnight! $30 per child, click HERE for more information and to register.


April 2016
1st
6 -10pm

Railroad Lecture!
Museum Open House 6 - 7pm and Lecture 7 - 10pm
Noel Holley, a local railfan and historian, will show slides and tell the story of the Great Northern’s steam railroad electrification. He will tell why it was built, how well it operated and why the Great Northern replaced it with diesels. It is a presentation you will not want to miss.
7th
6-8pm

Late Play Date
On the first Thursday of every month drop-in for FREE admission and themed activities perfect for families with children 3 – 12 years of age, no registration required.
23rd
1pm


Preserving Your Family Treasures - Protecting Silver and Jewelry
Curator of Collections Hilary Pittenger will share her best tips and tricks for preserving your family’s treasures. Bring your questions! Each program begins at 1pm and is included in regular Museum admission or membership. No registration required.


May 2016
6th
6-8pm

Late Play Date
On the first Thursday of every month drop-in for FREE admission and themed activities perfect for families with children 3 – 12 years of age, no registration required.
14th
1 - 4pm


Beaded Bag Workshop with Teresa Owens
$55 per person. For more information and to register click HERE.

Coming to an Event and Need a Room? Book a night at the Best Western Peppertree Inn and get a special discount on a King or double Queen room for just $99 per night (+tax) when you mention the White River Valley Museum.
Call (253)887-7600 to book your room!