Washington State History Museum will re-open on April 2, 2021. Hours will be Tuesday through Sunday, 10:00 AM-5:00 PM. Every Third Thursday the museum will be open 10:00 AM-8:00 PM with free admission 3:00-8:00 PM. Close

Enjoy exploring how history connects us all with your family either in person at the Washington State History Museum or through our online activities.

Take a look at our events calendar for family programs, and check out our History at Home page for downloadable activity sheets, coloring pages, and much more.

For more information, contact the Education Department at 253-798-5927.

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Explore Using Our New App

Explore exhibitions at the History Museum using our new app, WA State History Museum. It’s free to download from the app store for iPhones, and free to use the web app on Android smartphones or on computers.

Activity Sheets for Our App

Ready to have fun and do activities while visiting the museum in-person or virtually? Download and print the activity sheets (below) to begin exploring an exhibition through the WA State History Museum app!

Stay tuned for more soon!

History Lessons To Go

Do you want to learn more deeply and engage with new historical content? Try a “History Lesson To Go”! These lessons also connect with information on the WA State History Museum app.

Stay tuned for more soon!