Museum

405 Allen Street, Kelso, WA


Except for the event below, the museum will be closed January 6th through January 11th,  2020 for yearend work and museum maintenance.  Thank you.

Coming Events

Thursday January 9th - 7:00 pm

Staff Favorite Additions to the Collection

Staff members will present their favorite new additions to the Museum’s collection in 2019.  This year the items will include suffrage era ladies clothing, a very special printing press plate, a volcano emergency plan, a letterman’s sweater just to name a few.

Our special guest presenter, Maggie Watson, Museum Curator Bill Watson’s wife and vintage clothing expert, will discuss suffrage era clothing.  Maggie assisted in the curation and installation of much of the current exhibit, Votes for Women.
Doors open at 6:30, program begins at 7.






Whistles
Whistles: The Story of Longview Fibre Company

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The Museum collects, preserves, and interprets information and artifacts that tell the story of Cowlitz County.

We provide exhibits, research facilities, and educational and public programs that serve a wide range of local citizens, students, and tourists.

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