Current Event:  February  at the Museum  2019

The Ron Gordon Memorial 

George Washington Art Contest


The Museum was open open on Sunday, February 24, 2019, from 1 PM to 4 PM for viewing of the art work of the 27 finalists in the art contest  from the 3rd, 4th and 5th grades at the Washington Elementary School.  Judging of the work will be accomplished and three winners will be selected, one from each grade.   The winners will be announced on Tuesday, February 26, at the Washington Elementary School and all of the 27 finalists will be treated to a pizza lunch  followed by a tour of the Museum.  The winners of the contest receive a gift card from Barnes and Noble.  All of the participants receive a certificate of participation along with a packet of information.  The flyer for this event can be viewed here.

Boy Scout Tour:  Saturday February 16, 2016.

Mark Fobare  scheduled a Boy Scout tour for  Saturday, February 16,  at the Museum.  Tours can be arranged by leaving a message at the Museum (586) 786-5304 or Mark Fobare at (586) 850-3673.   

BSA Commissioner Meeting

Mark Fobare scheduled a meeting of the BSA Commissioners for February 28, 2019, at 7 PM at the Museum.

            The Washington Historical Museum is located in the OLD 1916 Washington High School.  The school operated from 1917 until 1972 when the new Washington Elementary School was completed.  In 1975, the Greater Washington Area Historical Society was granted the old school to use as a Historical Society Museum.  The Historical Society is a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization which truly needs your help to preserve the early history of our area.  



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