The museum offers a variety of educational programming for all ages. Visit our Program Calendar.

Teachers and Schools

Father and Kids with kinetic Sand at Washignton County Museum, Oregon.Washington County Museum features hands-on education. Teachers may bring students to the museum on a Field Trip or can schedule a Touching History Mobile Museum program to visit their classroom.


The Museum offers additional programs for families, including FREE Family Mornings that take place the second Saturday of the month during the school year.

Adult Programs

Women at Washington County Museum event- Hillsboro Oregon.Adults can get involved at the Museum by attending the quarterly Crossroad Lecture series, Museum After Dark programs for patrons 21+, workshops or a Special Event.

Community groups may also schedule a Touching History Mobile Museum presentation to visit their location.

Research Library

The Robert L. Benson Research Library contains an extensive collection of Washington County historic source materials, which includes hundreds of manuscripts, images, maps, oral histories, and rare books. Learn more about how to make a research appointment.