Category Archives: On Display

“Stranger Things: Bizarre & Unusual Stories from Kent”

Our new exhibit, “Stranger Things: Bizarre & Unusual Stories from Kent” will be opening this Friday the 13th! Stop on by and see the strange side of Kent History. Runs through November. Music from: Intended Force by Kevin MacLeod is … Continue reading

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New Exhibit Opening in October

“Stranger Things: Bizarre and Unusual Stories from Kent” will be opening this October (Friday the 13th)! This exhibit will focus on some of the lesser known stories in the city’s historic past and some of the intriguing characters that helped … Continue reading

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Experience Historical Kent Open House

Thank you to everyone who made our Experience Historical Kent Open House such a success! The Puget Sound Historic Costumers Guild came to make it all more fun, and the Smith Brother’s Farms family was here to talk to us … Continue reading

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Experience Historical Kent Month Kicks off at Museum

Experience Historical Kent Month is kicking off on Saturday with the Mill Creek Historic Neighborhood walk and the Museum’s Open House, featuring our new exhibit on Smith Brother’s Farms! Hope you can join us!

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Exhibit Grand Opening

Our Guest speakers will be here at 3pm!!

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Experience Historical Kent and “Smith Brother’s Farms, a Kent Legacy” Exhibit

Join us August 5th for Experience Historical Kent, home of the Mill Creek Neighborhood walking tour and Kent Historical Museum open house featuring the debut of a new exhibit! Come meet members of the Smith family as we unveil “Smith … Continue reading

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National Flag Day

We are a couple of days late to celebrate #NationalFlagDay, but we wanted to share the flag in our collection dated by the Smithsonian Institute as made c.1850, (with the gold fringe added in the 1920s). Read the story below! … Continue reading

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