414 Jefferson Street NE, Olympia 98501

When it comes to fun and learning, Hands On is “the place to go” for children, their family and teachers. The Museum is a unique community resource that serves as an exciting, educational gathering place where children and parents can learn and play together!

7637-A Old Hwy 99 SE, Olympia 98501

Bring the family to share in the nostalgic splendor of our aviation heritage... From WWII trainers to jet interceptors, the museum's collection is meticulously maintained and flown for the joy of tens of thousands. Aviation heritage museum featuring a rotating display of airworthy vintage military aircraft, from trainers to helicopters to jet fighters. Host of the annual...Read More »

202 4th Ave E, Olympia 98501

Open since 1991, we make our home in the State Theater in downtown Olympia, where we produce a seven show season. Season subscriptions are available in the box office and 'Pay What You Can' dates are circled on the calendar. So come on down and see some Real Live Theater! Located in the heart of downtown Olympia in the State Theater, Harlequin Productions puts on a seven show...Read More »

12th Avenue Southwest, Olympia 98501

The Washington State Law Enforcement Memorial is a lasting tribute to law enforcement officers who gave their lives in the line of duty and a place of remembrance for families, friends and fellow officers. Dedicated on May 1, 2006 the memorial sits in the shadow of the Temple of Justice overlooking Capitol Lake and the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains beyond. The beautifully...Read More »

150 SE Kwuh-deegs-altxw, Shelton 98584

Tribal elders have always taught the young people to respect nature's gifts, to take only what they need and use all that they take. Tribal people depend on these gifts for food, trade, culture and survival. We have a unique relationship with natural resources and a deep understanding of the sciences, such as precise knowledge of ocean currents and tides, weather patterns and...Read More »

4500 Intelco Loop SE, Lacey 98503

A piece of local history... Constructed prior to the Civil War in 1859, the Jacob Smith House is the oldest home in Lacey and one of the oldest residences in Thurston County.  The Greek Revival-style structure, with its signature square water tower, is located in Lacey Corporate Center at 4500 Intelco Loop, SE.  It is listed on the city and state registers of historic...Read More »

2011 Mottman Rd SW, Olympia 98512

South Puget Sound Community College's mission is to support student success in postsecondary academic transfer and workforce education that responds to the needs of the South Sound region.

, Olympia 98501

Historic, Modern & Contemporary Photographs Decorative & Fine Art Photo Products Commercial & Residential Decor Publishing & Licensing ~ Retail & Wholesale Professionals in Photography Since 1978  Celebrating the Legacy of Photographers of Historic & Modern Eras Offering Exclusive Catalogs of their Artwork to New Generations Home of: Shadow Catchers Shadow Catchers...Read More »

829 Lacey Street SE, Lacey 98503

Through exhibits, educational programs and research archives, the Lacey Museum tells the story of the community's past, and how its rich history has affected the present and will shape the future. Structure - The Lacey Museum is located in a historic structure that was originally built in the late 1920s by Fred Russell as a private residence. In the late 1940s, the building...Read More »

PO Box 7221, Olympia 98507

Since 1991, we’ve hosted our state capital’s annual Pride Festival that draws nearly 15,000 people for a two-day festival and parade on Sunday in downtown Olympia. The festival includes national and regional entertainers and plenty of food, arts and crafts and community booths. Starting in 2011, the festival also hosts a beer/wine garden. Capital City Pride is registered as a...Read More »

Sid Snyder Avenue Southwest, Olympia 98501

The Medal of Honor Monument was dedicated on November 7, 1976, to honor those Washington citizens who have received the nation's highest military decoration, the Congressional Medal of Honor. The 11½-foot tall granite obelisk is affixed with the Seal of the State of Washington and is inscribed with the names of those Washington citizens who were bestowed this supreme honor. The...Read More »

106 Plaza Dr. NE, Bldg. B, Ste. 2, Yelm 98597

Yelm is the fastest growing community in Thurston County- Highly attractive and affordable, the Nisqually Valley is comprised of unique, character-filled communities. Prairie Pride and rich history, combined with dedicated citizens generate a wonderful quality of life in Yelm, Rainier, McKenna,Tenino and Roy. Life here remains as energizing and vital today as it was 150 years...Read More »