Visit the Museum



Wednesday-Friday -  11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Admission is free to all. Donations are accepted.


The Museum of Culture and Environment is located on the first floor of Dean Hall on the Central Washington University campus. The street address is:

1200 Wildcat Way (1200 N. D St.)
Ellensburg, WA  98926-7544

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Parking on campus is free on Saturdays. Weekday parking permits for campus lots are currently $5.00. Please stop at the Welcome Center on University Avenue or one of the Parking Permit dispensers available in many lots. The nearest lot to the Museum is lot O-5.

Free weekday parking is available in lots:

  •    V-7 located on the corner of 18th and D Street
  •     X-22 located on the corner of 18th and Alder Street
  •     X-23 located on the corner of 18th and Brooklane Street
  •     X24 located on Brooklane Street near the challenge course