Our History

The Gresham Historical Society was founded by the Gresham Community Bicentennial Committee in 1976. In 1990, the Gresham Historical Society purchased the Gresham Carnegie Library, which now houses the Gresham Historical Museum and Special Collections Library.

Our Mission

The Gresham Historical Society preserves and shares our community’s past to enrich its present and future.

Upcoming Events

April 14, 2023

Join us on April 14 for our first-ever Speakeasy fundraiser at the Troutdale House on the Historic Columbia River Highway!

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