frequently asked questions

When will the museum open?

We don’t have an exact date. We are currently confirming funding from several partners including support from the U.S. Congress. We hope to see construction start by spring 2024.

Where will the museum be located?

The museum will be located on the corner of Pearl Street and Maple Street in Centralia, across from the Chronicle.

What is the Discover! Trailer?

Our mobile trailer will visit community events and schools beginning spring 2023 sharing exhibits and learning opportunities with our Lewis County children.

How can I get involved?

We love our volunteers! Please visit our website for more information and to contact us at

What will admission cost?

The cost of admission has not yet been set. Our board is working on a cost structure that will meet the needs of our community to offer a safe, fun, and affordable experience.