The Museum is located in the historic Bereiter House at 855 East Smith Street.
Parking is available behind the house off East Temperance Street.
The Museum is open Wednesday through Friday, from 12 pm to 4 p.m., 10 am to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and by appointment.
Phone # (253) 854-4330
Admission is by a suggested $2 donation; no tickets are required for entrance to the Museum.
The Greater Kent Historical Society (GKHS) is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization in the state of Washington that promotes the discovery, preservation and dissemination of knowledge about the history of the greater Kent area.
All donations are tax deductible as allowed by IRS law.
GKHS operates the Kent Historical Museum.
Please see our profile on GuideStar.org for more details.
Kent Pro Football Player- Jeff Jaeger
Another pro football player who got his start in Kent is Jeff Jaeger. He is a kicker that went to Kent Meridian High School.
He played for the University of Washington, the Cleveland Browns, the Los Angeles Raiders/ Oakland Raiders and the Chicago Bears.
Read more about him here:
(Photo courtesy of http://community.seattletimes.nwsource.com/archive/?date=20051122&slug=flashback22)