Alex McMurry, Washington State Parks Preservation, will speak on the North Head lighthouse restoration. Built in 1898 to compliment the Cape Disappointment lighthouse, North Head was designed by Carl Leick, a notable lighthouse architect. Alex will share details and technical aspects of the multi-phased project, with added stories of discovery, failure and ultimately, success.


  • Occurred Thursday, February 20th, 2020 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm


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Explore the crossroads of history where the Columbia River meets the Pacific Ocean. Discover the history of the railroad that ran by the tide, fishing, logging and early explorers of the region.

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