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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
Tulalip, Native American
Location
Tulalip, WA
The Hibulb Cultural Center and Natural History Preserve mission is to revive, restore, protect, interpret, collect and enhance the history, traditional cultural values and spiritual beliefs of the Tulalip Tribes who are the successors in interest to the Snohomish, Snoqualmie and Skykomish tribes and other tribes and bands signatory to the Treaty of Point Elliott.
Community Focus
Jewish
Location
Portland, OR
OJMCHE challenges our visitors to resist indifference and discrimination and to envision a just and inclusive world.
Community Focus
Settler
Location
Tacoma, WA
Job Carr Cabin Museum is bringing Tacoma's birthplace to life through interactive learning for elementary students and our community.
Community Focus
Suquamish, Native American
Location
Suquamish, WA
The Suquamish Museum opened at the Tribal Administration Center on Sandy Hook Road in 1983. First Chartered by the Suquamish Tribe in 1977 as the Suquamish Tribal Cultural Center, a non-profit organization dedicated to the reconstruction and preservation of the history of the Suquamish Tribe. Leading up to the opening of the Museum was a successful Oral History project among Suquamish elders, a research project to locate historic photographs and manuscripts for an Archives and increasing gifts of precious artifacts.
Community Focus
Settler
Location
Bellevue, WA
Eastside Heritage Center (EHC) is committed to preserving the past as it builds community and connects people with their heritage.

Community Focus
Vietnamese
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
American, Japanese
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Community Focus
American, Japanese
Location
Portland, OR
Sharing and preserving Japanese American history and culture in the Pacific Northwest.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Bend, OR
The High Desert Museum is an indoor and outdoor exploration of the High Desert, including live wildlife, living history characters and changing cultural exhibits. Meet owls, hawks, porcupines and more close up in daily shows. Experience vibrant art.
Community Focus
American, Canadian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese
Location
Federal Way, WA
Pacific Bonsai Museum connects people to nature through the living art of bonsai. The Museum is open to all, free admission (donations appreciated).
Community Focus
For All
Location
Portland, OR
Five Oaks Museum is a gathering place of vibrant art, culture and storytelling. Here, everyone is part of the story.
Community Focus
For All
Location
Seattle, WA
Jack Straw Cultural Center is the Northwest's only non-profit multidisciplinary audio arts center. A community-based resource since 1962, we provide a production facility that is unlike any other in the region for local artists who work creatively with sound.
Community Focus
American, Native American, Settler
Location
Ellensburg, WA
A museum that collects, preserves, and displays items related to Kittitas County history
Community Focus
Native American
Location
Seattle, WA
Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center is a land base and community center for Native Americans in the Seattle area, and United Indians’ headquarters. It is located on 20 acres (81,000 m²) in Discovery Park in Seattle’s Magnolia neighborhood.
Community Focus
African, African American, Black
Location
Seattle, WA
The Northwest African American Museum (NAAM) is housed in the historic Colman School building (built in 1909) which overlooks a beautiful, sprawling green park, named after rock legend, Jimi Hendrix, in the heart of Seattle’s Central District. See ongoing virtual series: Historians on Hope. Each week, NAAM features words of hope from notable African American historians in our #HistoriansOnHope virtual series. We invite you to share these graphics on your favorite social media platforms. Be sure to tag us at @naamnw!
Community Focus
For All
Location
South Bend, WA
Our collection include photos, archival materials, published historical volumes and historical and natural history objects.
Community Focus
Elwha-Klallam, Native American
Location
Port Angeles, WA
The Heritage Center opened in 2010, and was created to be a training center and temporary office space for tribal programs.
Community Focus
Quinault, Native American
Location
Taholah, WA
The Quinault Cultural Center and Museum is a museum of culture in Taholah, Washington, owned and funded by the Quinault Indian Nation.[3] It contains artifacts, arts, and crafts of the Quinault, housed in a converted retail building.
Community Focus
Steilacoom, Native American
Location
Steilacoom, WA
We are a non-profit organization, owned by the Steilacoom Tribal Museum Association and run by volunteers.
Community Focus
Makah, Native American
Location
Neah Bay
The Makah Cultural and Research Center includes the world renowned Makah Museum, as well as the Museum store, Makah Language Program, Archives and Library Department, Makah Education Department, and Tribal Historic Preservation Office.