We’re Virtually Under Construction

We’re Virtually Under Construction

That is, our new web site is in development.  Please pardon our dust online.  The Museum in South Bend is open, as are our research services.  Contact us or, better still, come for a visit!

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What we do at the Pacific County Historical Society

What we do at the Pacific County Historical Society

  Our Museum, located at 1008 W Robert Bush Drive in South Bend, WA is open 7 days a week from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Our collections include about 10,000 photos, 500 lineal feet of archival materials, a library of 300 published historical volumes, and about 1500 historical and natural history objects. Collecting areas include natural history, local Indian history, transportation, natural resources, communities, maritime, and cultural...

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Video: Welcome to Raymond & South Bend!

See 1:25 – 2:15 for an introduction to our Museum, with comments by Steve Rogers. Our neighbors, the Northwest Carriage Museum and the Willapa Seaport Museum are seen from 3:15 to 6:35. Additional historical highlights are the amazing and historic Pacific County Courthouse and Raymond Theatre (hosts to Sunday Afternoon Live).  Slater’s 50s-themed diner and our famous Willapa Bay Oysters also get some air time. Enjoy! Published on Jul 26,...

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Mural Repainting

Mural Repainting

The Mural on the side of the Museum, depicting South Bend in 1911, is being re-painted by the original artist, Bob McCausland.  Originally painted it in 1992, Bob and assistant Gina Jane began freshening the mural in June, 2003. “The Pacific County Mural presented several challenges, including the very rough wall texture, and the hot sun that often dried paint before it could be applied to the wall.  Sponsors of the mural restoration...

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Pacific County Historical Society


OPEN 7 DAYS
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
1008 W Robert Bush Drive
South Bend, WA 98586

(360) 875-5224

PCHS Museum
PO Box P
South Bend, WA 98586

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