Official Website of the Clymer Museum & Gallery

Mission Statement

The mission of the Clymer Museum and Gallery is to collect, preserve, research, and interpret the art and life of John Clymer, the art and life of his contemporaries, and the art of preceding and ensuing generations that depict and focus on the culture, life and country of Clymer’s America.

First Friday: February 1st, 2019

5:00pm to 7:30pm

Food, Wine & Music!

"Out of the Closet"

Featuring various curated objects and artworks from several collections. This exhibit runs January 4th to February 9th.

We will unveil three new Clymer works of Art donated to the Gallery recently. Our new exhibit titled "Out of the Closet" explores the idea of collecting.

Edward S. Curtis "Picture Opera Show"

Opens Friday, February 15th, 2019. Ends March 30th, 2019

Hand colored glass slides that were used for his performances that have been enlarged onto Canvas.

"Taste of the West"

Saturday, February 16th, 2019. Lunch from 11-2pm during Spririt of the West
$15 for Adults, $10 Children

Featuring Epicurian grub, suds and a bean dish competition!

Speaker Series: Robert Winquist

Thursday, February 21st, 2019. Free event at 6:30pm.

Robert Winquist is anoted collector and expert on the works of Edward S. Curtis. He will talk about the Picture Opera images that will be on exhibit at the Clymer during mid-February through March 30th.

West Coast Premiere of "Robert Campell Mountain Man"

Thursday, March 7th, 2019. Free event at 6:30pm.

Produced by BBC Ireland, this is the rags to riches tale of an Ulsterman's adventures, love and loss, in the American West of the 1890's.

Singer songwriter Mike Beck returns!

Friday, April 12th, 2019. 7:30pm - $20.

Winter Hours

Monday - Friday: 11AM-5PM
Saturday: 11AM-3PM
Sunday: Closed
Closed all major holidays & the first two weeks each January

Spring Hours (begins April 1st)

Monday - Friday: 10:30AM-5PM
Saturday: 11AM-3PM
Sunday: Closed
(Saturday May 1st: 10AM - 3PM)

Contact Information

Phone: (509) 962-6416

Address & Directions

416 N. Pearl Street
Ellensburg, WA 98926
Map Link


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