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Museum Store

Open Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 5pm
Closed Memorial Day, Indepence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day
Take home a souvenir of Washington with a visit to the Museum Store. Find unique jewelry, books, exhibit memorabilia, art prints, posters, apparel, toys, accessories, collectibles and more. From items made from Mount St. Helens ash to those crafted by Native American artists -- you'll find that unique gift or souvenir that will remind you of your visit to the History Museum. 

New!! Shop online for Washington merchandise and History Museum souvenirs. Also, purchase back issues of our award-winning history magazine COLUMBIA!


Know a history buff who is hard to shop for? We have the perfect gift! Museum Bucks! 

Gift Certificate

  • Redeemable for admission, merchandise, and membership
  • No expiration date
  • Available for $5, $10, $25, $50, or $100
  • Not applicable to online ticket purchases or merchandise
Gift certificates are available year round and new merchandise comes in all the time!
Can't make it to the History Museum? Contact Sarah Kennedy to arrange a purchase. Call 253-798-5880 or email 
Your purchases support the preservation and interpretation of Washington State history and the education of thousands of Washington's schoolchildren. 

Artists and Vendors 

For more information about becoming a consignor or vendor at the Museum Store, contact Sarah Kennedy at 253-798-5880 or

Membership and Donations

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Purchase a new, gift or renewal membership.




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History Fund Donations

Support our mission with a donation.    



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Tacoma Museum Pass

Purchase one pass to the Washington State History Museum, the Tacoma Art Museum, and the Museum of Glass.


Images and Prints

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Image Orders

Order a photograph or other media from our collection as a digital file.

Print on Demand with

Place an online order for a print from select Washington State Historical Society images.


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Print on Demand with 1000Museums

Place an online order for a print from select Washington State Historical Society images. You can also order from 1000Museums from a kiosk in our Museum Store.



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Order issues of COLUMBIA Magazine online.