Located in the historic 1912 Northern Pacific Railway depot, the Museum offers interesting displays depicting the early settlements and pioneer life in Lewis County, the oldest county in Washington State. Explore our permanent and rotating exhibits featuring Lewis County’s vibrant and interesting past. It is a story of the birth of Washington State, as Lewis County is the oldest county in Washington and we were once called the “Mother of All Counties”. The Museum welcomes families with children with our hands-on area and push button Model Train Exhibit! Come experience history as you walk into the 102 year old railroad depot in Chehalis!
Keep and eye out for the newest publication from the Lewis County Historical Society celebrating our 50th Anniversary, “The Trials and Triumphs of the Lewis County Historical Society” for only $5.99!! Available for purchase at the 4th Annual Evening with the Authors on December 5th. For more information on the Authors Night click here or to purchase the book after December 5th click here.
The Lewis County Historical Museum welcomes the public for the 4th Annual Evening with the Authors on December 5th from 4-5 for historical society members and 5-7 for the general public. Many local authors will be at the museum with several … Continue reading →
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