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Historical museum hosts Free First Thursday

'The Overland Westerners,' an exhibit about the 20,000-mile journey of the Bainbridge Beck brothers, is now on display at the Bainbridge Island Historical Museum.
— image credit: Image courtesy of Bainbridge Island Historical Museum

The prize winning Bainbridge Island Historical Museum is free on the first Thursday of each month.

Featured are "Whales in Our Midst," chronicling orca whales in Puget Sound; "The Overland Westerners," an epic 20,000-mile trip by horseback 100 years ago by the Bainbridge Beck brothers who traveled to all 48 state capitals by horseback; and "A Portrait of Manzanar" by world famous photographer, Ansel Adams.

The Bainbridge Island Historical Museum is at 215 Ericksen Ave. and is open daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, call 206-842-2773 or visit



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