Tillamook Coast History Alliance presents “A Step Back in Time.”

The Tillamook Coast History Alliance will be offering a special combined and discounted ticket price for a feature event happening on August 18, August 19 and August 20. The Tillamook County Pioneer Museum, Latimer Quilt & Textile Center, Garibaldi Maritime Museum, Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad, Tillamook Air Museum, International Police Museum, and the Old Iron Show are included in the flat ticket price of $20.00. This “Pass to the Past” will allow access to these museums and organizations with children under the age of 11 being free when accompanied by a ticketed adult. The Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad will charge a modest fee of $3.00 for ages 3-11. The Cape Meares Lighthouse and the Tillamook Forest Center will also be working in conjunction on this event. Starting July 1, tickets will be sold at the following locations: Tillamook County Pioneer Museum & Garibaldi Maritime Museum. Tickets can be purchased now on line at: www.eventbrite.com. A limited number of tickets will be sold.

Tillamook County Museums & Organization Presents “A Step Back in Time”

  • The Tillamook Coast History Alliance will be offering a special combined and discounted ticket price for a feature event happening on August 18th, August 19th and August 20th. The Tillamook County Pioneer Museum, Latimer Quilt & Textile Center, Garibaldi Maritime Museum, Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad, Tillamook Air Museum, International Police Museum, and the Old Iron Show are included in the flat ticket price of $20.00. This “Pass to the Past” will allow access to these museums and organizations with children under the age of 11 being free when accompanied by a ticketed adult. The Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad will charge a modest fee of $3.00 for ages 3-11. The Cape Meares Lighthouse and the Tillamook Forest Center will also be working in conjunction on this event. Starting July 1st, tickets will be sold at the following locations: Tillamook County Pioneer Museum & Garibaldi Maritime Museum. Tickets can be purchased now online at: www.eventbrite.com. A limited number of tickets will be sold.
  • Tillamook County Pioneer Museum: Wanda Hurliman and Kathleen Confer return to the Tillamook County Pioneer Museum with their Fashions from the Past, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, from 11 to 2 each day. These two women have been collecting vintage clothes for years as well as designing and making their own outfits. Come and visit them during A Step Back in Time. Children’s activities will be offered. The Pioneer Museum will be open from 10 AM to 4 PM.
  • Latimer Quilt & Textile Center: August 18th we will have Ocean Breeze Rugkrafters Guild doing traditional Rug hookers (10-2) & Weavers (10-5); August 19th will be Quilters & hand work ( 10:00- 5:00) with bed turnings at 11:00, 1:00, & 3:00; August 20th will be Oregon Coast Fiberartisans featuring Spinners & Cordelia’s Knitter. Open from 10:00-5:00 all three days.
  • Garibaldi Maritime Museum – Will be offering our very popular scavenger hunt for prizes. Friday & Saturday from 10:00 to 3:00. Also, 20% off gift shop sale (consignment excluded).The Garibaldi Museum will be open from 10 AM to 4 PM.
  • Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad – Will be offering rides between Garibaldi and Rockaway Beach, departing Garibaldi at 10:00am, noon, and 2:00pm, and departing Rockaway Beach at 11:00am and 1:00pm. Adult tickets are included in the $20 ticket, but there will be a modest charge of $3.00 for children ages 3 to 11.
  • Tillamook Air Museum – Presents 2 new aircraft – a Tiger moth and a Rutan Long EZ and 2 new exhibits: The military tent and The Helldiver are now open for viewing. 2 more new exhibits coming soon; the WWII battle room, and the Anderson air raid shelter. Museum is open 10-5 daily.
  • Old Iron Show – EDGETA Br 159 will have exhibits of antique tractors, engines, and classic cars. Swap meet. Open Friday 12:00-5:00pm, Saturday 9:00am to 5:00pm, and Sunday 9:00am to 3:00pm. A classic car cruise-in is Saturday 10am-2pm. A blacksmith will be demonstrating this age old craft.
  • Rockaway Beach International Police Museum – The International Police Museum of Rockaway Beach will be presenting Rattle to Radio, highlighting police communications through the ages. Presentations are planned for 11:00 1:00 and 3:00. Open 10 am to 4:00 pm
  • Cape Meares Lighthouse – Open 11:00am to 4:00pm. Take a tour of the lighthouse and meet their ghost.
  • Tillamook Forest Center – The 11th annual “RETURN FROM THE BURN” event. Visit Smokey Bear 11 am & 2 pm each day. Give Smokey a hug and get a goody bag. Explore Connections with Wildlife traveling exhibit from the Oregon Hunters Association. Celebrate the upcoming solar eclipse by creating art with the light of the sun. Tour the Fire Lookout Tower and hear stories of the men and women who watched over the forest to detect fires. Open 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
  • Nehalem Valley Historical Society – Will be highlighting a new exhibit: Mysteries & Myths – Beeswax and Shipwrecks. Open 12:00-7:00 pm.
  • Garibaldi Cultural Heritage InitiativeTake a tour of the historic Pier’s End boathouse. The 100th Anniversary of the Port of Garibaldi movie will be played at 11:00 am & 3:00 pm. The boathouse will open to the public 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
  • Refreshments will be available at some locations.

 

Take a Step Back in Time with us as we host a collaborative event from the Tillamook Coast’s Museums! Be sure to purchase your “Pass to the Past” ticket today before they sell out! For more information please call the Garibaldi Maritime Museum at (503)322-8411.






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