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CK Birkenfeld Trail Dedication Event, November 12, 2016

This beautiful walking trail features many interpretive stops, marked with signs, that point out important natural features worth considering. Look for more news as we complete the signage and post an online tour companion guide! We would like to thank the Birkenfeld Foundation, the Seattle Foundation, the Museum Board members and our friends who worked … Continue reading

Late Summer Construction Photos

Work on the Worthington House is proceeding quickly! Thanks to Dan Nieman and his crew, Construction Managers Chuck and Kathi, Eric Monroe for his great custom flashing work, and the host of tireless volunteers that, with their donated hours, are saving thousands of dollars. We are so grateful.

Mansard Dormers taking shape!

Dan Nieman and his crew are working away right now at the beautiful custom dormers!! Wow, it’s going to be so elegant and evocative! Hey, who is that in the last picture – it’s Board Member (and Funds Development Committee Chair) Dave Satterlee! Here is another picture of Dave hard at work along with wife … Continue reading

WA State and National Historic Registries!

This is a huge milestone for us! The Hamilton-Worthington House has been awarded placement on both the Washington State Heritage Registry of Historic Places and the National Register of Historic Places. Read all about it on the Museum main website!

House Moving – PT Leader, October 23rd 2013

Mansion in Motion! This crew of amazing local specialists are moving the mansion off her old foundation, so she can wait in midair while a new modern foundation is created. Then she will move back to the original position on the property. Thank you to the for the wonderful article and photo. Pictured below … Continue reading