Geology of Black Diamond

Black Diamond History Museum 32627 Railroad Ave, Black Diamond, Washington

Join us as we go to back to the past! We'll explore the past 100 million years of geology and how events along the way set Black Diamond up for success in the modern day!   As always, our presentations are free to attend!

Mining the Memories Book Signing

Authors Cory and Diane are coming to visit! This event will feature a special presentation about their work in developing the Mining the Memories Book.  They will also be available to autograph books.  This is such an important part of what has been done to preserve the history of Black Diamond, Please come and join […]

Charting Stampede Pass

Black Diamond History Museum 32627 Railroad Ave, Black Diamond, Washington

Join us as we go back to learn about Virgil Bouge's setting out to Tacoma Pass and discover any new paths the Green River may have led to. This assignment from January to April led to the route being selected for a major railroad path through the area and set up one more important link […]

Black Diamond Cemetery Clean Up Day

Black Diamond Cemetery 24431 Morgan Street, Black Diamond, United States

The City of Black Diamond is welcoming volunteers to participate in its annual cemetery cleanup day.  Interested volunteers are encouraged to bring gloves, buckets, and garden tools. Water will be provided. Please arrive at the chain link fence on the north side of the cemetery at 10:00am. Contact Melanie Self, Public Works Adm. Asst. at […]

Scandinavians in Coal Mining

Black Diamond History Museum 32627 Railroad Ave, Black Diamond, Washington

Join us as we explore the immigrants of Scandinavians and their contributions to Black Diamond, Franklin and more!

Welsh Heritage Day

The Black Diamond Historical Society is pleased to host the Puget Sound Welsh Association to celebrate Welsh Heritage Day. They have a special event and presentation planned, beginning at 1 p.m. The museum opens at 11 am so come early to tour. Refreshments will be served after the presentation. As always, the museum is open […]

Black Diamond All School Reunion

Black Diamond Community Center 31605 3rd Ave, Black Diamond, United States

Join us for the annual reunion. Anyone who ever attended school in Black Diamond is welcome to join us.

$25

Miners Day

We are now accepting applications for vendor spaces. Sign up before they are gone! An excellent opportunity to sell your wares or share your organizational information with our community. Vendor Application Form or copy and paste this link into your browser: or copy and paste this link into your browser: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1812CuuPXD5cN7DZ7miCR6EeJC8KIUS_V/view?usp=sharing

Black Diamond Labor Day Celebration

Join us for the annual Labor Day celebration in town More information can be found at https://www.blackdiamondlabordays.org/

Flood of the Valley

Black Diamond History Museum 32627 Railroad Ave, Black Diamond, Washington

For thousands of years, the Green and White River met in the Kent/Auburn Valley where the rivers fought for supremacy. Through time, several attempts were made to corral the watery […]