Events Calendar 2016
August 25 thru September 5
Evergreen State Fair 2016
( Volunteers needed! to help Fair hours.
3 hour segments ..please call if you can help! )
October 22 -
Apple Cider Pressing Day
December 19th Saturday -
Christmas Lighting Extravaganza,
Lights, Hayrides, Tours
One of the best heritage museums in the region."
We encourage educational
tours and field trips. We have lots to see and experience.
This is a hands on museum. Our staff takes the time to
explain and demonstrate these amazing artifacts.
WHO WE ARE and OUR MISSION
In today's world of fast technologies, fake fun and video "non-reality"
.. its hard to build roots and the basics needed with your kids
unless they can have a "fun" hands on experience.
This exhibit has been designed to spark the interest of the
visitor as well as educate him or her on just how exciting and
creative people had to be to survive without TV and cell phones.
Take a tour and bring your kids for a great day or night of real
This exhibit was
originally the life long dream of a great guy named Jerry Senner.
His collection process started many years ago. He has spent his life
assembling these classic tractors, implements and specialized
equipment for display. His passion for passing on some of the fun and
creative parts of the past to the next generation will inspire
everyone! We're actively adding equipment and components
Come by and visit!
See the latest thing in washing your
clothes... Grind your own grain, see a working water wheel....We
even have a telephone switchboard (it was used to manually connect party
lines to direct lines for phone conversations by plugging wires into a
Evergreen State Fairgrounds
Monroe, WA 98272
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday - Saturday
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Sunday
Other times available
and classrooms by appointment.
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Museum View by 'Overhead
Pulley and Belt
on a LineShaft
Hay Press Circa 1915
" The Western Heritage Center, a
historical museum located on the Evergreen State
Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA and was created to educate and
demonstrate the amazing heritage we have in our Pacific
Northwest. It was designed as a working, moving, hands
on museum. Ideal for classes, groups and anyone
interested in touching the past.
He set out to persuade the county to grant a piece of
nearby county-owned land upon which he could build a
much larger museum."
Our newest exhibit
recently donated will be one of the largest single collections in the
As an associate partner of the Evergreen State
Fairgrounds, we are establishing an antique "people
mover " train. Our plan is to provide a circuit between
parking lots, the Western Heritage Center Museum and
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If you have been thinking
about supporting the museum, now is the time. Western Heritage
Center's 501C3 Charity status means your deduction is a fully
qualified charitable deduction.
THANK YOU !
us and donate today!
WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT.
We are actively
pursuing grant money and matching funds. If you can donate any
amount, please do so by clicking the Donate button above.
Become a Supporting Member!
Founders Support - $50
(1 person unlimited access for 1 year)
Annual Supporting Member - $300
(Host and 5 guests for 1 year and a Memorial Brick)
Honorary Membership - $500
(Host and 5 guests for 3 years and 2 Memorial Bricks)
Lifetime Membership - $1000
(Host and 5 guests for lifetime and 2 Memorial Bricks)
you would like to explore supporting this 501 (C-3) tax deductable
organization, please call us.
MEDIA and ARTICLES
Day Trip Discoveries" - MLT News
Monroe Monitor article