Access for All: Free First Fridays at the Whatcom Museum

Old City Hall & Lightcatcher 121 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA, United States

In May, we’re celebrating the land – from National Parks to Whatcom parks! We’re very excited to welcome Ranger Doug Leen to Old City Hall for a talk and book signing, as well as local artist and conservationist Rand Jack. Plus, join us for crafts, performances, and *two* exhibition openings! Baby & Toddler Music Classes at…

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Curator Tour of National Geographic

Lightcatcher Building 250 Flora Street, Bellingham, WA, United States

Join Amy Chaloupka, curator of art, in the Lightcatcher building for conversational tours of the exhibition. The Whatcom Museum acknowledges that we gather on the traditional territory of the Lhaq’temish – Lummi People – and the Nuxwsá7aq – Nooksack People – who have lived in the Coast Salish region from time immemorial. The Museum honors…

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Bar Cicotti Dinner & Curator Tour of National Geographic’s Greatest Wildlife Photographs

Lightcatcher Building 250 Flora Street, Bellingham, WA, United States

Enjoy a prix fixe three-course Italian dinner at Bar Cicotti inside the Lightcatcher building. Chef Jonathan Cicotti creates recipes rooted in his Italian family’s traditions from Cento in Northern Italy. After a tasty dinner, join Museum Curator of Art Amy Chaloupka in the Lightcatcher lobby to begin a tour of the exhibition National Geographic’s Greatest Wildlife Photographs. Dinner and tours are…

National Geographic Live with Ronan Donovan

Mount Baker Theater 104 N. Commercial Street, Bellingham, WA, United States

TICKETS ON SALE SOON! What’s a human? We are, at our core, social mammals. We build relationships, communicate, reproduce, establish territories, and adapt to shrinking resources. In these ways, we’re no different than other social mammals. Chimpanzees, wolves, and gorillas are among the most charismatic of the mammals we know. We identify with them as…

Prey Taxidermy at the Whatcom Museum

Old City Hall Rotunda Room 121 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA, United States

As the home of nearly 500 taxidermied bird specimen – many dating back to the 1800s from the collection of esteemed Washington state researcher and naturalist John M. Edson – the Whatcom Museum is proud and excited to welcome Prey Taxidermy to Bellingham for two special days of events. “Stuffed” documentary, Q&A with Allis Markham,…

Prey Taxidermy at the Whatcom Museum

Old City Hall Rotunda Room 121 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA, United States

Prey Taxidermy at the Whatcom Museum As the home of nearly 500 taxidermied bird specimen – many dating back to the 1800s from the collection of esteemed Washington state researcher and naturalist John M. Edson – the Whatcom Museum is proud and excited to welcome Prey Taxidermy to Bellingham for two special days of events:…

Curator Tour of National Geographic

Lightcatcher Building 250 Flora Street, Bellingham, WA, United States

Join Amy Chaloupka, curator of art, in the Lightcatcher building for conversational tours of the exhibition. The Whatcom Museum acknowledges that we gather on the traditional territory of the Lhaq’temish – Lummi People – and the Nuxwsá7aq – Nooksack People – who have lived in the Coast Salish region from time immemorial. The Museum honors…

included-with-admission-members-free