Amazing News!

A private Donor has asked us to share an opportunity with the community.  They will match any financial donations, up to $10,000, to sustain the Museum during this challenging time! We are beyond grateful!  This pandemic has impacted the museum, as we have had to close to the Public until safe to open again.  Please consider how valuable the Museum’s mission is and make a donation. Our mailing address is:  SVHM PO Box 141341  Spokane Valley WA 99214-1341. Donations can be made with credit cards as well, leave a name and phone number at 509-922-4570, we will return your call.The Spokane Valley Museum is a non-profit 501 C 3.  All donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.

Share Your COVID-19 Story

The Spokane Valley Museum is launching a project to engage the community in assisting with our effort to collect and preserve the impact of COVID-19 (Corona Virus) on our community. Read More

3-16-20 Update Regarding COVID-19

In accordance with the mandates and guidelines issued by Governor Inslee regarding the closure of public venues to help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19, the Spokane Valley Museum will be closed until further notice.  This will be a significant impact on the Museum’s revenue, but we are cooperating with the efforts to curtail and stop exposure to the virus for the good of all.

We will post any updates on the Museum’s Facebook page and Museum’s website.

If you are interested in ordering photos or requesting research to be conducted, those services are still being offered. Please contact the Museum by calling (509) 922-4570 or emailing us at To learn more about ordering photos from the museum Click here. To learn about requesting research Click here.

Discover the Legacy of Regional History!

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Upcoming Exhibits

“Early Regional History, Spokane & Spokane Valley’s Divergent Cultures” – March 2020

“Exciting the Air Waves, 100 years of Radio” – May 2020

Upcoming Public History Programs

“Out of the Gravel, The Legacy of the Land” – April 23rd 6pm | tickets $6 | Spokane Valley Library Main Ave

Don’t miss the Spokane Sun God Exhibit!

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Welcome to the Spokane Valley Heritage Museum


It’s easy to connect to Spokane Valley’s past. We have a large collection of archives and cultural artifacts to help you research local and family history.


Watch the past unfold where it happened. Our tours introduce you to the people and places that made Spokane Valley history.


From apple orchards to the I-90 construction, our photo collection gives you a glimpse at Spokane Valley’s growth throughout the last 100 years.


Visit the blog for the latest up-to-date news and happenings at the Museum.



The Spokane Valley Historical Society is dedicated to preserving, collecting, researching and interpreting historical information and historic sites.