Shimmer in the museum collection

Building a Museum Collection

In the 10 years since the Whatcom Museum opened the Lightcatcher…

Virtual programs keep Museum and community connected during closure

When the Museum closed its doors in mid-March in response to…
Screenshot of Bill James weaving

Lummi hereditary Chief Bill James leaves lasting impact on Whatcom Museum

On June 1, Tsi’li’xw Bill James, a master weaver and…
Art conservation

Spotlight on art conservation with Lisa Duncan

When the Whatcom Museum curatorial team recently wanted to have…
Museum Store employee

Museum Store aims to serve during closure

Learn how the Whatcom Museum Store is adapting during our closure…
Sports photo Baseball players

From the Archives: Sports photos through the years

With sporting events canceled due to COVID-19, we're taking this…