News & Events

18th Annual Show and Shine – August 30th

Staff and volunteers at the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center Museum are gearing up for their 18th annual Show & Shine car show Aug. 30. “We had 23 cars at our first show,” chuckled General Manager Rob Peterson. “Last year we had more than 150 cars registered and more than 1,000 visitors votin
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Lewis and Clark Living-History Expert Coming to Interpretive Center

A Lewis & Clark Expedition living-history expert is coming to the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center Museum in Stevenson, Wash. In a sense, Tom Wilson will be coming home Sunday, Aug. 17. Wilson was raised in Stevenson but went on to teach and coach in Astoria for more than 30 years. Some 20 ye
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Free Book Signing With Northwest Author EF Winters

Northwest juvenile historic fiction author EF Winters will be holding a book signing at the museum Saturday, July 26, from 1 to 4 p.m. Her new book is Memeloose; The House of the Dead. Winters began exploring the history of the region as a child touring with a Native American cultural exhibit. Throu
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Sundays on the Gorge Presents – American Indians in Cinema: Participation Onscreen and Behind the Scene

The staff and volunteers at the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center have booked a well known scholar and expert to talk about Indians on the big screen. Lance Rhoades, a well known scholar and expert on Native Americans, will give his presentation, American Indians in Cinema: Participation Onscreen a
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Sundays on the Gorge Presents – Geology of the Gorge with Les Hastings

We will be hosting a talk on the geology of the gorge Sunday, June 22. The presentation is part of the museum’s “Sundays on the Gorge” speakers series. June’s headliner is retired math and science teacher Les Hastings. His talk will be: A personal journey into the geology of the gorge. &
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