Collections Carousel – Metal Christmas Tree Candle Holders

These beautiful metal candle holders were once used to decorate a local Christmas Tree.  Invented in 1879, the spring-clip design was a marked safety improvement from the earlier counterweighted candle holders, which were prone to slip off the branches.  The flower-like metal disc on each holder was intended to catch…

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Fair Warning – Museum Closed for Holidays

Wanted to give everyone fair warning – the Weyerhaeuser Museum will be closed on Christmas Day and on New Year’s Day. Because Christmas is on a Friday this year, we’re also going to be closed on Saturday, December 26, which is also a holiday, actually two holidays. Kwanzaa begins and…

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If You Can Tear Yourself Away …

… from the Black Friday shopping festivities, stop on by the Weyerhaeuser Museum for a bit of serenity in an attractive setting. We’re open our usual hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. We’ll be open tomorrow, too, same time, same place (of course!).

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