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    Items from our Permanent Collection and on-site Research Library records!

  • Bonfires, Beaver Pelts and Bogeymen

    Oct. 24 & 25

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  • Arts of the Fur Trade

    Nov. 1st  11am - 4pm
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Fort Nisqually Living History Museum

Explore, discover and connect with history. Experience life in Washington Territory during the fur trade era. 


Fort Nisqually, the first European settlement on Puget Sound, was a bustling center of trade that expanded into a large-scale agricultural enterprise.

Upcoming Events

  • 01
    Nov
    Arts of the Fur Trade
    Experience the arts as an important part of daily life in the mid-1800s at …
  • 06
    Dec
    19th Century Christmas
    Take a break from the hustle and bustle of modern holidays and experience a…
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