Downtown History Hike, Part I (1880-1925)

Museum Director, Erica Maniez, will lead participants on a socially-distanced walk through the history of Issaquah, from the 1880s to approximately 1925. You’ll hear stories of early efforts by hops farmers, the town’s growth during the coal-mining era, and what life was like for residents of Issaquah a century ago. You’ll leave seeing Issaquah’s historic…

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Downtown History Hike, Part I (1880-1925)

Museum Director, Erica Maniez, will lead participants on a socially-distanced walk through the history of Issaquah, from the 1880s to approximately 1925. You’ll hear stories of early efforts by hops farmers, the town’s growth during the coal-mining era, and what life was like for residents of Issaquah a century ago. You’ll leave seeing Issaquah’s historic…

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Downtown History Hike, Part I (1880-1925)

Museum Director, Erica Maniez, will lead participants on a socially-distanced walk through the history of Issaquah, from the 1880s to approximately 1925. You’ll hear stories of early efforts by hops farmers, the town’s growth during the coal-mining era, and what life was like for residents of Issaquah a century ago. You’ll leave seeing Issaquah’s historic…

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Downtown History Hike, Part II: 1925-Present

Museum Director, Erica Maniez, will lead participants on a walk through the history of Issaquah, from roughly 1925 to the present. You’ll hear how Issaquah changed from a booming mine town to a tight-knit farming community, and how it has transformed from a bedroom community into the thriving city it is today. Participants will meet…

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Grand Ridge Mine Hike

Have you ever wanted to walk in the footsteps of Issaquah’s earliest miners? On the Issaquah History Museums’ Grand Ridge Mine Hike, you will have the chance to explore the daily commute of miners who worked in Issaquah’s longest-lasting coal mining operation. The hike will begin at the East Sunset Trailhead in downtown Issaquah and…

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Mountains to Sound Greenway Spring Breakfast

Did you know that Issaquah is at the heart of the congressionally-designated, 1.5-million-acre Mountains to Sound Greenway National Heritage Area? Have you ever stopped to appreciate all the natural beauty and recreational opportunities that exist in your backyard and beyond? Join us on May 6 at 8 a.m. for a virtual breakfast where we’ll take…

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Downtown History Hike

Museum Director, Erica Maniez, will lead participants on a socially-distanced walk through the history of Issaquah, from the late 1800s to approximately 1925. You’ll hear stories of early efforts by hops farmers, the town’s growth during the coal-mining era, and what life was like for residents of Issaquah a century ago. You’ll leave seeing Issaquah’s…

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“Experience the Outdoors” – Online Auction

You won’t want to miss our first ever online auction! Try a new hobby, go on a trip, enjoy some time outdoors or find something you love to do with friends. The auction launches on November 2 and closes on November 10. Online Auction 2020 We have selected amazing items designed to get you outside so…

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