WSHS General Admission Tickets

The Washington State History Museum is open! Our regular operating hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. 

Third Thursday of each month, Museum hours are 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM, with free admission from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Washington State History Museum does not require timed ticketing.  You can use your admission tickets any time during normal operating hours.

We offer additional admission discounts for foster parents, Quest card holders, AAA members and group discounts for groups of 10 or more; these discounted tickets can only be purchased at the museum admissions desk and are not available for advance online purchases.  See details on our website here.

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