The B Reactor Museum Association is working to preserve as a museum the Hanford B. Reactor, the first full-scale nuclear reactor in the world, located on the Hanford Site 40 miles north of Richland.
Bainbridge Island, Washington
The Bainbridge Island Historical Museum is located in the heart of downtown Winslow, three blocks from the Seattle-Bainbridge ferry terminal. A 1908 restored island schoolhouse features the main exhibit gallery containing a nationally award-winning exhibit "An Island Story". The museum’s research library (free to the public) contains subject and biographical files, oral histories, videos, books, and historic photographs.
History, Historic House, Historical Society, Military
The Locks & Ship Canal were built over 100 years ago as a
Commercial Navigation Route to Develop the City of Seattle. The Locks still contribute over $1.2 Billion/yr. to the Seattle economy and are the Nation's busiest. However, no fees are charged and funding comes from the Federal Government (not Seattle).
Beaux Arts has closed and is no longer in business.
The Bellevue Art Museum is dedicated to the creative process. Its focus is on contemporary Northwest art and national and international influences. BAM serves the Puget Sound region through tours, camps, special programs, and community forums that provi
History, Historic House
Black Diamond, Washington
The old train tracks in front of our museum have a restored caboose and coal car sitting on them. The museum is full of donated artifacts from Black Diamond and surrounding communities that pertain to a company owned coal mining town. There are many historical pictures and a simulated coal mine complete with electric engine and coal car. The Black Diamond original two man jail is located on our grounds as well as wash shed and fire station with hand fire pulled hose cart.
Bainbridge Island, Washington
Arboretum, Botanical Garden
One of the top-ten public gardens in the United States, noted for 150 acres of landscaped gardens & preserved Northwest forest.
History, Historical Society
Metaline Falls, Washington
General, History, Historical Society, Military, Specialized
The Bremerton Historic Ships Association was created in 1988 as a non-profit organization to acquire vessels, operate programs, and activities for educational, historic, and memorial purposes. The vision of a naval heritage vessel on the Bremerton Waterfront became a reality when the USS TURNER JOY was located here in 1991.
Anthropology, Children's, Culture, History, Natural History, Nature Centers
The Burke Museum creates a better understanding of the world and our place in it. The museum is responsible for Washington State collections of natural history and cultural heritage, and for sharing the knowledge that makes them meaningful. The Burke welcomes a broad and diverse audience and provides a community gathering place that nurtures life-long learning and encourages respect, responsibility, and reflection.