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A holly, jolly, history-filled holiday!

They say the past is a present, and we can’t agree more! Gift your family and friends a fun day out in downtown Ellensburg this season and visit us at the Kittitas County Historical Museum to check out what’s new.

Scroll down to learn more about what’s happening now at the museum and, because you’re one of our VIP visitors, enjoy an exclusive sneak peek of what’s coming in 2022!

Check unique holiday gifts off your list!

For the history buff, bookworm, or collector on your shopping list, look no further than the Kittitas County Historical Museum gift shop for a thoughtful present this holiday! We have over 300 book titles, an assortment of beautiful rocks and minerals, and more to choose from.

Hunt for History

Participate in six exciting scavenger hunts for all ages at the Kittitas County Historical Museum this season! Escape the chilly weather and embark on these hunts that will take you all over the museum in search of historical items. Ask the front desk for a checklist and clipboard to get started!

Take your party to the past!

If you are postponing a company holiday party or another gathering until 2022, consider booking your future event at the Kittitas County Historical Museum! Our scavenger hunts make for great group experiences, bringing out your guests’ competitive sides, educating everyone about the past, and providing unique entertainment!

Your Exclusive 2022 Sneak Peek

We invite you to visit the Kittitas County Historical Museum again in the new year to enjoy the return of events, new displays, and more fun activities!

Our Lecture Series returns!

We’re thrilled to be bringing back our highly-anticipated Lecture Series in 2022. We’re busy scheduling our speakers now, and we’ll share the lineup with you as soon as we can. Follow us on social media for updates!

A new scavenger hunt is in the works!

We’re working on a new scavenger hunt that will take you throughout Kittitas County! That’s right, travel all around our area in search of history in this huge hunt debuting in the upcoming year.

Thank you for a wonderful year!

Thank you for being a VIP guest at the Kittitas County Historical Museum! We have a lot of fun planned for you in 2022, so be sure to keep an eye on our website and follow us on social media to see what’s new. Have a happy holiday and we’ll see you soon!