Discover Your Story at The Museum

Our mission is to connect you with our region's unique heritage through our creative programs, exhibits, and publications. We tell the story of the people who built our communities: their hopes and dreams, failures and successes, and the forces that shaped them. And, of course, we want to foster an appreciation for the preservation and celebration of our collective community memory.

The Wenatchee Valley Museum is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that relies on memberships, donations and grant funding. We receive significant annual support from the cities of Wenatchee and East Wenatchee, for which we are grateful. Our two historic buildings (owned by the City of Wenatchee), connected by a sky bridge on the second floor, were built in 1915 and 1937; both served as post offices and are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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Remembering Wilfred Woods

North Central Washington lost a visionary and community leader this past February. Wilfred’s influence and energy has transformed the region…

Volunteer Sign Up

Here is the form to sign up to be a volunteer at the Wenatchee Valley Museum.

So much to be thankful for

As Americans gathered to count their blessings last week, the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center found itself especially grateful….

New exhibit features treasures from Misawa

In the 85 years since Clyde Pangborn and Hugh Herndon made their historic non-stop, trans-Pacific flight in their airplane, Miss…

Fruit label collectors, apple aficionados come to the museum

Fruit label collectors will converge on the Wenatchee Valley Museum from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15. The…

Nisbet’s nose for genius turns up NW artist

Leno’s World – a lecture and slide show presentation by Ancient Places author Jack Nisbet Tuesday, October 4th at 7…

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