Knappton Cove Heritage Center
Knappton CoveHeritage Center

Living History  at the Cove

Interact with Living Historians interpreting the Lewis & Clark Expedition!

 

Saturday July 13, 10-4 Sunday July 14, 10-3

2019

 

Demonstrations include:

 

* Handling flintlock firearms

* Fire starting with flint and steel

* Camp cooking

* Making clothing from leather

* Making canoe paddles

Quarantine Battle of 1928!

June 1: Museum Open House & Program


1 PM Annual Meeting
1:30 PM Program

 

The Great Quarantine Battle of 1928: Portland vs. Astoria


Come hear about the research and the surprising story of a small town victory from our Board Member, Friedrich Schuler,
Portland State University Professor

 

US PHS

US Public Health Service

 

    We celebrate the history of the U.S. Public Health Service. Come see the history of this Commissioned Corps. Follow the link below to read about the citizenship ceremony in their publication.

We're on page 15:

http://www.coausphs.org/media/1505/2017-01_coa_newsletter_v5-reduced.pdf

 

The Columbia River's "Ellis Island"

Knappton Cove Heritage Center

Welcome!

Come experience history where it happened.

COLUMBIA RIVER QUARANTINE STATION

© Copyright 2019 Knappton Cove Heritage Center

Contact Us Today!

Nancy Anderson, Director


Phone: 1-503-738-5206

 

E-mail: knapptoncove@gmail.com

 

Regular Open Hours:

July-September Weekends

Saturday & Sunday, 1-4 pm

Exhibits

  • Diggin' into the Past at Knappton Cove (Archelogical Finds)
  • Immigrant Room (Donation Land Claim)
  • Cannery Days
  • Quarantined! (U.S. Columbia River Quarantine Station)
  • Fishin' in the 50's (Knappton Cove Camp)

 

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