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Historical Museum

Located in La Conner

"Come to the top of the hill for a spectacular view of Skagit County history"


News and Notices

Beginning March 12, 2022, masks are optional in the Museum, but are welcome.  Masks will be required in the Research Library for scheduled research appointments due to smaller space.   Thank you for your understanding and cooperation throughout the pandemic.

We are so excited to have people back in the Museum!

If you have questions, email museum@co.skagit.wa.us or call 360-466-3365.

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Smithsonian Museum Day on September17th | Tickets
Diversity in Local History Grant | Paid Internship

August 22, 2022
The Skagit County Historical Museum has received a Diversity in Local History grant
from the Washington State Historical Society. The grant will fund a part-time intern
for 9 months beginning in September 2022. The project consists of three parts:
• Developing a comprehensive written inventory of Native American artifacts
in our collection.
• Using our established Collection Policy, develop a recommendation on the
appropriateness of each item.
• Update labeling of artifacts in our Native American exhibit cases.

Successful intern applicants must be current undergraduate students, graduate
students, or recent graduates.

To apply for this internship, please send your resume to:

Jo E. Wolfe, Director
Skagit County Historical Museum
PO Box 818
La Conner WA 98257-0818

For more information, please contact. Ann Skupniewitz-Maroney at
annm@co.skagit.wa.us or 360 466-3365

Membership Meeting

Skagit County Historical Society Annual Membership Meeting
September 28th, 5:30 to 7 PM
Skagit City School - 17508 Moore Rd, Mount Vernon
Please RSVP 360-466-3365

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Community Service Opportunity

Want to be a part of preserving and sharing history? How about teaching children history through games and interactive displays? Or are you more organized and willing to research artifacts from long ago? If so, we have an interesting opportunity for you. Spend some time with our curators, collections specialist at the museum and socialize at special events hosted throughout Skagit County.

We are flexible and offer projects from one day per week to one day per month. Although our museum is open to the public Thursday – Sunday, our friendly volunteers show up a variety of days and times. Complete the form below and expect a follow-up email from us to schedule a quick telephone interview.

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The family friendly Skagit County Historical Museum is located
at the top of the hill in La Conner.

501 South 4th, La Conner

Our schedule is Thursday – Sunday
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

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