Upcoming Events Calendar

Guided Walking Cemetery TourJuly 18, 2015

Join us for a walk through history as we wind our way through Gresham’s Pioneer Cemeteries, visiting some of Gresham’s historic & significant graves, and learning about the lives of those within them.

The tour group will meet up at the Spring Water Corridor Entrance to Main City Park shortly before 11:00 am on July 18th. There tour lasts about an hour and a half.There is not set charge for the tour, we rely on visitor donations.

Guided Walking Tour of Historic Downtown GreshamJuly 25, 2015

Join us for a guided walking tour of Historic Downtown Gresham! This tour is fast paced and weaves around the Historic Downtown area, covering about a mile and lasting around an hour and a half.The tour group meets at the Gresham History Museum shortly before 11:00am and leaves from there.

Mr. Carnegie's Grand TourDecember 1, 2015

Participate in Clark County Historical Museum's "Mr. Carnegie's Grand Tour". Pick up a passport at the Clark County Historical Museum, at the Gresham History Museum, or download one from the link below. Visit the sites, collect stamps, and turn in a completed passport to the Clark County Historical Museum by the end of the year for the chance to win their prize gift basket.

For more information, contact the Clark County Historical Museum at 360-993-5679.


http://www.cchmuseum.org/education/mr-carnegies-grand-tour-of-washington...

Story Sharing ProjectDecember 31, 2015

The Gresham History Museum has received a grant from the city to record yours stories about growing up, living, working, and playing here in Gresham. We are holding informal interviews weekly here at the museum. If you would like to participate, please call the museum to set up a time to come in.



Past Events

Rummage SaleApril 24, 2012

Bring in your own Artifacts, books, of related Gresham-History Stuff!

Gresham Carnegie Library 100 Year CelebrationMarch 16, 2013

Gresham Carnegie Library Centennial: 1913-2013

Celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the dedication of the Carnegie Library.

Guided Walking Tours of Historic Downtown GreshamMay 10, 2014

The Gresham History Museum will be leading Guided Walking Tours of Historic Downtown Gresham.


Historic Pioneer Cemetery TourJune 15, 2014

Join us for a walk through history as we wind our way through Gresham's Pioneer Cemeteries. We'll visit some of Gresham's historically significant graves and learn a little about the lives of those within them.

Third Thursday Studios: Storytellers from Tad's TalksApril 17, 2014

The Center for the Arts Foundation presents: Storytellers from Tad's Talks with Martha Grover.
Come hear local author and artist Martha Grover tell stories with two veteran storytellers. Martha has been hosting this unique event, know affectionately as 'Tad's Talks'. Her stories can be alternately sad, funny, shocking, but always entertaining.

Safe Trick-or-TreatOctober 31, 2013

The Gresham Historical Society is participating in Historic Downtown's Safe Trick-or-Treat!
We will be handing out candy to Gresham trick-or-treaters at the Gresham History Museum in Historic Downtown Gresham on Thursday October 31st from 4:00pm - 6:00pm.
Come visit us, show us your costume, and pick up a treat! We hope to see you there.
 Happy Halloween!

Christmas at the MuseumDecember 21, 2013

Join us for some Christmas Cheer during our Christmas at the Museum Event!
    Haven't you heard? Santa Claus loves history!

Museum in a SuitcaseMarch 22, 2014

Join us for this educational event!

Photography LectureApril 30, 2014

Blue Moon Camera and Machine Photography Lecture

Interested in photography? Are you an aspiring photographer? Want to know more about how to care for that old camera you inherited, or about how to preserve those family daguerreotypes? If so, then this is the lecture for you!

Guided Walking Tour of Historic Downtown GreshamMay 31, 2014

The Gresham History Museum will be leading Guided Walking Tours of Historic Downtown Gresham.




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