Polson Museum

1611 Riverside Ave.
Hoquiam, WA 98550- Map It
(360) 533-5862

AAA Editor Notes

Polson Museum is on US 101 at 1611 Riverside Ave. The 1924 26-room mansion belonged to timber heir Arnold Polson. The museum provides a pictorial history of the Grays Harbor communities and presents special exhibits throughout the year. A replica of Polson's locomotive repair shop is housed in a separate building and contains a collection of large equipment, including the Polson 45, a 1906 2-6-2 Baldwin. Stroll through the rose garden on the park grounds, which is at its most floriferous during the summer months.
$4; $2 (students with ID); $1 (ages 0-11); $10 (family).
Hours: Wed.-Sat. 11-4, Sun. noon-4.