Pend Oreille County Museum
Pend Oreille County Historical Society Museum

402 S. Washington Ave.
Newport, Washington
509-447-5388

2016 Museum Hours:

May 6 thru May 28: Friday & Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM
May 29 - September 5: Monday thru Saturday 10am to 4pm; Sunday: 1pm to 4pm
September 9 - 30: Friday & Saturday, 10am to 1pm

For Special tours or research
Phone:509-447-5388

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 1409
Newport, WA 99156

Pend Oreille County History
Pend Oreille County History

Historical and Genealogical Research Archives

Resources include:

  • Copies of The Newport Miner, 1897-present.
  • Big Smoke 1967-current. This is a Pend Oreille County Historical Society annual publication.
  • 29 indexed obituary books from the 1980s to present.
  • Over 6,000 indexed historic photos.
  • Metaline Falls News and Ione Newspapers
  • Pend Oreille County Records - miscellaneous
  • Over 200 county maps including homestead maps.
  • Resource files, clippings and photos
  • Biographical Files
  • Over 200 Maps, including Homestead Maps
  • Over 100 indexed scrapbooks
  • Journals and books on the history of the area
  • Biographical and Photo CD's/DVD's
  • Books about area history by local authors

Please inquire about research fees and appointments for personal research. Information and inquires may be sent to:

Pend Oreille County Historical Society
P.O. Box 1409
Newport, WA 99156
Phone 509-447-5388
e-mail: pocmuseum_research@frontier.com