Hwy 14, 35 Maryhill Museum Dr, Goldendale Washington 98620
509-773-3733 Fax 509-772-4303
Dedicated by Queen Marie of Romaria in 1926, the museum opened in 1940. The castle-like museum overlooks the Columbia River Gorge on 26 park-like acres.
European and American paintings are complemented by a collection of Auguste Rodin sculptures and watercolors, 19th-century French art glass and 18th-century Russian icons.
Other highlights include Hill photographs and memorabilia, American Indian basketry and artifacts, the Theatre de la Mode French mannequin gallery and personal items and royal furnishings donated by Queen Marie. A visible storage gallery allows visitors a glimpse of the museum's weapons collection, Hill's death mask and busts of famous figures throughout history.
Also visit the museum gift shop and cafe.
Other Art Events in Washington nearby:
(Hood River) Ezzell Studios
(Goldendale) Maryhill Museum of Art
(Hood River) Nature's Edge Art & Gift Gallery
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12/12 Coming to The Goldendale area
Columbia Gorge Wine and Pear Fest Hood River OR May18-19 Start off the weekend with friends and fun featuring Columbia Gorge wineries and eateries. Highlights include entertainment, live music, wine tasting, great food, fruit exhibits with samples, and local artisans.
Gorge Blues and Brews Festival Stevenson WA June21-22 Fine collection of local craft brews and local wines, a multitude of phenomenal foods, and great blues music, while benefiting local charities in the Columbia Gorge.
Columbia Gorge Bluegrass Festival Stevenson WA June25-28 Amazing talent, workshops, instrument contests and raffle, fine craft and food vendors, a merry beer garden, and nightly dances.
The Oregon Jamboree Sweet Home OR August2-4 Located in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, the the Oregon Jamboree has 2 stages, 22 shows, 1 sweet weekend.
Huckleberry Festival Bingen WA September6-8 Music, parade, kids games, entertainment.