Renton History Museum
235 Mill Avenue South
Renton, WA 98057
Email: Renton History Museum
Museum Gallery and Gift Shop Hours
Tuesday through Saturday,
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed Sunday and Monday
Thanksgiving holiday: The Museum will be closed Thursday, November 28 through Saturday, November 30. The Museum will be open for regular hours on Tuesday, December 3.
Christmas holiday: The Museum will be closed Saturday, December 21 through Wednesday, January 1. The Museum will re-open for regular hours on Thursday, January 2.
- $3 Adults
- $1 Children
- FREE Children (8 and younger)
- FREE Renton Historical Society members
Free Admission Days: First Wednesday and third Saturday of every month.
Guided tours available for $3 per person; please make reservations two weeks in advance.
Special Collections (photos/archives) may be used by appointment only.
From the North: Take Exit #4 from I-405 South, to Sunset Boulevard Northeast. Turn right on Bronson Way North, and get into the far left lane before it crosses the Cedar River. After crossing the river, turn left onto Mill Avenue South. Proceed two blocks to the Museum on the right.
From the South: Take Exit #2 from I-405 North. At the traffic light turn right on Grady Way and proceed until the street turns left on Main. Proceed on Main, getting into the left hand lane until it crosses the railroad tracks and intersects with Third. As the street curves, the Museum is on the left.
Parking is available directly in front of the museum. Additional parking is available in the Main Street parking lot located behind the museum. The entrance to the Main Street parking lot is across from The Berliner on Main Street. After parking, to get to the Museum entrance walk east through the alley between the Museum and Fire Station #11.