Mission: The mission of the issaquah history museum is to discover, preserve, and share the history of issaquah and the surrounding area.
Programs: The ihm maintains an extensive web site, publishes a variety of brochures and books, collaborates on small projects with other community members, creates off-site exhibits and more.
the issaquah history museums care for a collection of more than 18000 photographs and artifacts. About 2000 of these are available online via our digital collections.
operation of our depot museum and associated trolley ride. More than 5000 people visited the restored rail depot during 2014.
the ihm developed a formal speaker's bureau during 2013. The speaker's bureau recruits and trains volunteers to be museum docents, lead history hikes, do presentations, and deliver children's tours. Trained speakers bring history to life for their audience.