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Clark County Historical Museum

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Interesting Museum but Very Small

I didn't know about this place at all until I stumbled upon it. It is an old library building on... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
RSNN
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Portland, Oregon
great find

We had a really good visit. It had some really great displays. It was first place we stopped to... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Tcard2013
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Turlock, California
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2 Oct 2018
“Interesting Museum but Very Small”
11 Aug 2017
“great find”
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The Clark County Historical Society & Museum are dedicated to the collection, preservation, and interpretation of the cultural history of Clark County and the Pacific Northwest, and to sponsoring educational programs and exhibits for the enrichment...more
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1511 Main St, Vancouver, WA 98660-2945
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+1 360-993-5679
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Reviewed 25 January 2012

I have been going there so much 40 years.. just love it .I hope it's kind to you. somtimes people change things just to keep a job ,, but it alway's went back to real Historical Museum and Quite Nice

3  Thank b C
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

I didn't know about this place at all until I stumbled upon it. It is an old library building on Main Street that has since been turned into the Clark County Historical Museum. It is interesting but very small. Exhibits only on on floor. They...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We had a really good visit. It had some really great displays. It was first place we stopped to learn some history of the town.

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Not a place you go every day, though it is worth a visit, interesting building as well, staff is ready to answer any questions you may have.

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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

There were a number of exhibits during our First Thursday art walk visit. I loved the architecture of the building as well as info on the local area. The native American bead work was beautiful and very decorative and ornate. Be sure to check out...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

What an interesting walk! Learn some history and legends of local businesses that are said to be haunted. Hidden House, Kiggens the theater and the I-5 bridge are just a few. I think it is only offered in October, but worth the $10.

1  Thank anilif
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Very friendly, helpful and informed staff on Vancouver's history. We went on their ghost walk this last year and learned a lot about Vancouver and had a blast!More

1  Thank Naomi S
Katie A, Manager at Clark County Historical Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2015

Hi Naomi! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and the Haunted Tour! If you like us on Facebook you can keep track of all the great programs we have coming up! April is our Members Month with several special events just for Members: a...More

Reviewed 10 March 2015

I've lived in Vancouver, WA for 20 years and I finally visited for the first time. First Friday of the month is an art walk in downtown Vancouver. Lots of places are open and showing different types of art and photography. The museum is open...More

1  Thank Jacqueline B
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Worth checking out, gives great history about the Vancouver area, always something interesting to see.

1  Thank samantha k
Reviewed 26 November 2013

this is a very nice historical museum. displays change regularly. lots of Native American artifacts. have wonderful lectures also.

2  Thank MaryAnn B
Reviewed 5 May 2012

The museum changes its exhibit frequently, but always focuses on the region and its place in the “bigger picture.” Recent exhibit included one on women’s undergarments; another is of Native American basketry. It did one on the history of the Interstate 5 bridge that connects...More

3  Thank SW_Washington
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