Board member Kerry Korsgaard winds garland around posts on our museum porch.

Sign-Up for Christmas Decorating 2016

We’re calling all volunteers and their friends to help decorate the museum for our Holiday on the Porch event. If interested please email our Volunteer Coordinator at so we can arrange to have enough pizza for all who participate. December 4th 1-3 PM

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VIDEO: Spring Cleanup Day at our museum is a big success!

Enjoy this four-minute video depicting Spring Cleanup Day 2016. Southwest Seattle Historical Society volunteers turned out for several hours on Saturday, May 7, 2016, to spruce up our “Birthplace of Seattle” Log House Museum and the parking lot of our nearby “mother ship,” the Alki Homestead. We are deeply grateful for the efforts of Jim Barrow, …Read More.