News & Stories

Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum
Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum

Filter News

All Topics
All Types

Showing 10-18 of 213 articles

Video
November 30, 2019

Artist RYAN! Fedderson's 60-foot-tall mural, “Synecdoche," represents intersections between history, culture, and contemporary pop culture in the Pacific Northwest.

More Details

Blog
November 22, 2019

A resource to help confront the impact of racism in children's daily lives as well as providing training for educators. 

More Details

Blog
October 28, 2019

On a hot day in early July, a replica Coast Salish s.dəxʷìł dugout hunting canoe launched in the Green River.

More Details

News
October 24, 2019

Scientists have discovered an extraordinary collection of fossils that reveal in detail how life recovered after a catastrophic event.

More Details

News
October 18, 2019

More than 8,000 people celebrated grand opening this past weekend.

More Details

Video
October 16, 2019

Monday, October 14, was Indigenous Peoples' Day in the City of Seattle and at the new Burke Museum!

More Details

Video
October 12, 2019

The new Burke Museum is now open after celebrating its Grand Opening Weekend.

More Details

Video
October 8, 2019

The Burke Museum's Baird's beaked whale is one of about 10 Baird's beaked whales in U.S. museum collections and offers incredible insights into a species that is rarely seen or studied.

More Details

Video
October 1, 2019

Light is once again shining through a magnificent 16-foot tall Tiffany stained glass window named "Peacock with Hollyhocks and Morning Glories."

More Details