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Renton History Museum Cultural Events

Cultural events are free with regular Museum admission, a suggested donation of $5 per adult and $2 per child, and always free for members.

Renton History Museum is located at 235 Mill Ave. S., Renton, WA 98057, one block south of Renton Library. Phone: 425.255.2330.  


De Danaan, Llyn"History In Your Backyard" with Llyn De Danaan, Courtesy of Humanities  Washington 

 Thursday, October 20th

 5:30-7:00 pm 


 Katie Gale was a pioneering Coast Salish woman whose extraordinary life swayed between triumphs and  tragedies. Anthropologist Llyn De Danaan shares the fascinating story of her discovery of Katie's story. 



"Tales That Go Bump In the Night," with Storyteller Anne Rutherford Anne Rutherford

Saturday, October 29th

10:00-11:00 am
Join us for these family-friendly spine-tingling tales of ghosts and goblins and things that go bump in the night. Always a favorite at the Museum, and we'll get you out in time to go to the Olde-Fashioned Halloween Faire in Downtown Renton!


 Curator's Talk: The Legacy of the Custer-Lewis Collection

 Curator's talkThursday, November 17th

 6:00-7:30 pm
 After 15 years of painstaking work, we are proud to announce that the processing of the Custer-Lewis  Collection is finally complete! Come see artifacts from the collection and learn why this collection is  so important to Renton's history.