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Local history, a look at the past

Volunteers are friendly and helpful, exhibits give a look into lifestyle of an earlier time. Some... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
60KnowsWhatSheLikes
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Glenwood, Washington
Wonderful museum full of gems

On the WA leg of our 4 week USA trip we pulled off the Freeway have a poke around and found this... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Volunteers are friendly and helpful, exhibits give a look into lifestyle of an earlier time. Some rooms set up much as they were when the house was new.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 60KnowsWhatSheLikes
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

On the WA leg of our 4 week USA trip we pulled off the Freeway have a poke around and found this place. A gem of a retro museum crammed full of recent western American history. Great family stories. Respectful tributes to people who have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 16, 2018

This small museum out the beaten path, is worth a visit. They have some of the best old things in the house to see. And only, $5 to visit, also, Goldendale is a nice small city. We had a great visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

This museum is so special to me as I find the history of my ancestors here. It is literally packed with area historic memorabilia. Definitely not wheel chair accessible or little kid friendly. Not just a picture if the local flora and fauna type place,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mary F
Reviewed August 20, 2017

What we enjoyed most about the Presby Museum was the enthusiasm of the local docents. The museum itself is chock full of Presby and Goldendale memorabilia and they've done a nice job of preserving and displaying it, but other than the ball and chain gang...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JennieHelderman
Reviewed July 19, 2017

The museum is situated in an old home that has been refurbished into a museum full of very interesting information. The local volunteers are very helpful in answering questions. The ground are beautiful and well maintained. Go early as the top floor is unbearably hot...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

The Presby Museum is located in the historic home of the Presby's. I believe Mr. Pesby was a lawyer back in his day. The house is a beautiful building with a wrap around porch. The inside is decorated with period pieces. The kitchen is full...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Gayle H
Reviewed February 7, 2017

Visiting our granddaughter we were on our way to the city park when she insisted we stop and see the museum. She had toured it with her school and found it so interesting she wanted us to see it, along with her cousin who was...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Trippingalong2014
Reviewed September 22, 2016

This home is furnished with period appropriate items and the displays are all well organized. Docents are available to answer questions, although the tour through the house is self-guided with good informational signs. There are exhibits upstairs that are are not related to the home...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Susancarol84
Reviewed September 5, 2016

The other reviewers, Wendy, Tom and surfersully 13 have said it all ! An amazing collection of donations that give you a feeling of how people lived in the 1800's. Don't miss it if you are in the area!

Date of experience: August 2016
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