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Renton History Museum, Renton

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The Renton History Museum is a repository for objects and archives significant to the city of Renton in the state of Washington, United States. The museum has objects and archives of Renton’s history and has exhibits and public programs for the community and visitors. It is a joint initiative between the city of Renton and the Renton Historical Society, a non-profit organization providing private sector support for the museum.

The institution states that its "mission is to preserve, document, interpret, and educate about the history of greater Renton in ways that are accessible to diverse people of all ages." The museum's vision is phrased "Capture the Past, Educate the Present, Inspire the Future." Presently, it is the only heritage organization in the city.
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  • Small but interesting little museum. Only 5$ donation I think. Could be updated. More on American Indian history.  more »
  • I’ve passed this modest looking museum many times, but had never ventured in. From the outside, it’s small and nondescript. I imagined the inside was similar. I think I pictured card tables with some....  more »
  • Very informative. Really well done history performance! Helpful, knowledgeable staff.
  • Best burgers around anywhere. Why pay 5 for McD when you can have these big real meat burgers. Best ever..

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