Why Museums Matter

For 33 years, the last 18 as executive director of Maryhill Museum of Art, I’ve had the enormous privilege to work in a beautiful building, surrounded by awe-inspiring art and artifacts every day. It’s wonderful.

But more importantly, I have the privilege of working in a museum.

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DISCOVER Spring Break Fun at Maryhill Museum of Art

Spring break is the perfect time to do something fun with family and friends, and guess what? The perfect Spring Break activity is right in your own backyard at Maryhill! With our seasonal re-opening, we are unveiling a new DISCOVER room and activities. This special place allows you to become a curator, an artist, an explorer, and fashion expert, all while having a great time at the museum.

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Maryhill Opens March 15 with Special Exhibitions

GOLDENDALE, Wash., February 20, 2019) --Maryhill Museum of Art, one of the Pacific Northwest’s most remote and beguiling museums, will open its doors for the season on Friday, March 15, with special exhibitions highlighting works on paper, still life paintings and...

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Veterans Day and 100th Anniversary of Armistice Day

(GOLDENDALE, Wash., October 8, 2018) -- As Maryhill Museum of Art prepares to close out its 2018 season, a weekend of events will mark Veterans Day and the 100th anniversary of the armistice of November 11, 1918, when the Allies of WWI and Germany ceased hostilities...

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