7637 Old Hwy 99 SE, Tumwater 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 on a seasonal basis. The rotating display includes a recently restored FG-1D Corsair and P-51 Mustang fighter planes, UH-1 Huey and H-43 Huskie helicopters, and many others. The museum hosts the...Read More »
911 Adams St SE, Olympia 98501
The Commons @ Fertile Ground is a Washington State non-profit focused on a enhancing a city block in Downtown Olympia, Washington. In the midst of commerce and state workers, we maintain a large garden, chickens, compost bins, a Community Supported Agriculture drop-off shed and many other not-so-visible activities that support urban sustainability. We are providing Olympia with...Read More »
416 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 »
1404 Harrison Ave NW, Olympia 98502
918 Glass Ave, Olympia 98506
The Bigelow House Museum is dedicated to preserving and interpreting the early history of Olympia and Washington Territory. It is the oldest residence in Olympia, Washington, and one of the earliest still standing in the Pacific Northwest.
Pioneer lawyer and Territorial Legislator Daniel R. Bigelow and his schoolteacher wife Ann Elizabeth White built Bigelow House in the...Read More »
Winged Victory Circle, Olympia 98501
In a solemn and patriotic ceremony on the capitol grounds May 30, 1938, the Winged Victory Monument was dedicated to the memory of World War I veterans. The sculpture was unveiled by two GoldStar mothers, Mrs. Charles V. Leach and Mrs. Cordelia Cater, after whose sons the Olympia posts of the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars were named. The dedication address...Read More »
Capitol Grounds, Olympia 98501
The Washington State Governor's Mansion is located on the crest of Capitol Point, with a panoramic view of the city of Olympia, the Capitol grounds, the southern most waters of Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. The red brick Georgian-style building with white pillars is surrounded by sloping lawns, evergreen trees and flowering shrubs.
Visitors to the gracious residence...Read More »
1235 South Tacoma Way , Tacoma 98409
What We Do
The American Red Cross Mount Rainier brings together local volunteers to care for their neighbors, trains people in life-saving skills and responds to local disasters. We serve the people, businesses and communities of Pierce, Thurston, Mason, Lewis and Grays Harbor.
How We Do It
Through the efforts of full- and part-time employees and 500 volunteers, we...Read More »
1445 Galaxy Drive NE #201, Lacey 98516
Serving the Unique Needs of Adult Students
Since 1958, Brandman University has been serving the unique needs of adults by providing students access to a quality education consistent with the needs of their busy lives. Brandman University offers undergraduate and graduate degrees, certificates, teaching credentials and extended education programs online and at campuses...Read More »
3910 Prestwick Ln SE, Olympia 98501
A small group of local performing arts activists met in early 2004 to discuss the opportunities of marketing and branding a downtown theater district. Representatives from Capitol Playhouse, Harlequin Productions, Olympia Symphony, Olympia Downtown Association, Washington Center and Olympia Arts Commission participated. The result is that the project moved forward with the Arts...Read More »