Major General Bret D. Daugherty
Are you a past or present member of the Washington National Guard, or a family member of a Washington Guardsman, who served during an operation in support of the Global War on Terrorism (including Noble Eagle, Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom, etc)??? We want to talk with YOU!! Please contact us to schedule some time to chat about your experiences.
Come join us for a night at the museum on Saturday Nov 2, 2019. Beginning at 4p, there will be a book signing for the newest book about the WNG from Arcadia’s Images of America series. Limited number of books are available. We will also celebrate the 30th anniversary of the museum with free refreshments.
Washington National Guard State Historical proudly supports the Wreaths Across America program. Thank you to everyone that sponsors a wreath. Sponsorship is available during the year. Last day to sponsor a Holiday Wreath for 2019 is 7 December 2019.
The WA National Guard Museum dedicated the new
REED JARVIS RESEARCH LIBRARY
On Dec. 5, 2018
See our Research Collections page for more information.
(Board Meetings begin at 6 pm at the museum and are open to all)
Oct Work Day: 5 Oct
Oct Board Meeting: 9 Oct
Nov Work Day: 2 Nov – 4p book signing and open house
161st Infantry Ball: 13 Nov
Nov Board Meeting: 13 Nov
Dec Work Day: 7 Dec
Dec Board Meeting: 11 Dec
Jan 2020 Work Day: 4 Jan 2020
Jan 2020 Board Meeting: 8 Jan 2020
Feb Work Day: 1 Feb
Feb Board Meeting: 12 Feb
Mar Work Day: 7 Mar
Mar Board Meeting: 11 Dec
Apr Work Day: 4 Apr
Apr Board Meeting: 8 Apr
Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday 9 am – 3 pm or by appointment (253) 512-7834.
We are also open during the work days noted above.
Directions to the Museum:
The Washington National Guard Museum is located on Camp Murray in the historic “Arsenal” Building, Building #2.
Collect, preserve, display and interpret the historic properties and institutional heritage of the Militia and National Guard of Washington, so that departed comrades may be honored, present Guard members instructed and inspired and all citizens educated.
Outdoor displays on the Camp Murray reservation are available weekdays for viewing. Contact us or call (253) 512-7834 for an appointment to interpret displays with our helpful staff.