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The Museum & Arts Center is Sequim's cultural history and art museum. The ALL VOLUNTEER non-profit organization owns and operates three Sequim-based facilities—the historic Dungeness Schoolhouse, Exhibit Center, and DeWitt Administration Center.

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JULY Exhibit

   Welcome to our exhibit Center at 175 West Cedar Street, Sequim, WA

We are open from 11am to 3pm Wednesday thru Saturday & from 5pm-8pm during the 1st Friday Art Walk each month ~ Donations are warmly accepted

 

This Month

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Visit Myrtle the Mermaid, a rustic piece of art made from mangeled metal

and modified for no particular purpose.

Artist John McBride

 

 Myrtle the Mermaid

 

 

                                                   ROSS HAMILTON PHOTOGRAPHY 

Ross Hamilton is a 40 year veteran explorer of the Olympic Peninsula and a 50 year student of his art. His long standing pursuit of excellence and accuracy has earned him the respect of those who treasure the beauty of the Olympics. His straightforward style celebrates the beauty of his subjects with little embellishment. For him, the original cannot be improved upon. Though his passions run deep, he lays little claim to artistic achievement, thinking himself to be a 'copy boy' for the Creator's art. Come in and view his new canvasses for sale.

 

THE BOYS in THE BOAT

 Drop in and see our newest and permanent exhibit "Boys in the Boat". The story of the 1936 Olympic Games “Gold Medal Winner” Joe Rantz from Sequim.

The Boys in the Boat

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Proud Supporters of the Boys in the Boat

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 Make The Historic Dungeness Schoolhouse Stage ADA Accessible

 

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 About this Project

A Vertical Platform Lift is needed to give all audience members access to our staged events at the Historic Dungeness Schoolhouse. The Schoolhouse is on the National Registry of Historic Places, and is a valuable site for the performing arts and needs to become ADA compliant. 

Currently, the chairlift is capable of three trips upstairs, until the batteries need recharging. The chailift needs replacing & is no longer cost effective to maintain.

The Historic Dungeness School House, opened in 1893.  Sequim is primarily a retirement age community that enjoy the programs, plays, and classes presented on the theater stage.  Accessibility to the second floor is not available to those with disabilities. The vertical platform lift will not only bring the rider to the second floor, but make it wheelchair accessible.

In November Readers Theater +, a local non-profit benefit theater troupe, sponsored a day long variety show benefit consisting of two variety shows to raise funds for the Vertical Platform Lift. The Dungeness Schoolhouse Vertical Platform Lift Benefit raised community awareness of the need for replacement and succeeded in raising an impressive $2,000 toward the project with a one day show which goes directly toward the cost of the lift. An additional $1,200 was donated. Donations continue, and now (May) brings the total $27,800 

The cost of the lift and finish construction & permits is estimated at $55,000.  The custodian of this historic treasure, The Sequim Museum & Arts Center, is a small non-profit relying on community support to address this immediate need.

The Schoolhouse is self-sustaining, if we can provide access to all potential audience members, it will guarantee the staged events and classes to continue & keep the Schoolhouse open. 

Support this effort by going to the SUPPORT US  menu and use our DONATE button

 

 


 

A Special Thank You !


VETERANS MONUMENT
Thank you to all that made this Monument a reality.
COPPER CREEK FABRICATIONS, LINCOLN INDUSTRIAL, RICHERTS MARBLE & GRANITE, PRIMO CONSTRUCTION, DAVIS SAND & GRAVEL, SEQUIM REDI-MIX, BLAKE TILE & STONE, BEKKEVAR SANDBLASTING, DOG HOUSE POWDER COATING & MEDIA BLASTING.
Thank you Louie Rychlik, Judy Reandeau Stipe, Danny Smith, John & Ryan Dickinson, Larry Klinefelter, Jerry Brownfield, Fudd Rychlik, Dana Davis, John DuQuette, Jim Bekkevar,Bob Stipe, Casey Blake, CPT(ret) Robert Moss, Buck Ellard, Marlin Holden, Eagle & Boy Scouts, Patriot Riders, City of Sequim & all Veterans & their Families.
 
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Upcoming Events

 
           AUGUST & September
Sequim Masonic Lodge Celebrates 100
               years & counting
Exhibit display starts August 7, 2015
 
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             Board Meetings are held at
               544 N Sequim Avenue
at 8am on the 1st Thursday of each month
      
Members & Guests are Welcome to attend

Contact Us

Museum & Arts Exhibit Center
175 W. Cedar St.
Sequim, WA 98382
360-683-8110
        
Museum & Arts Administration Center
544 North Sequim, Avenue
Sequim, WA 98382
360-681-2257  SequimMuseum@Olypen.com
 
Museum & Arts Historic Schoolhouse
360-681-2257     SequimMuseum@Olypen.com

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