Cultural, Science and Heritage organizations help make Washington State a great place to live, work and play.

Whether you are visiting an aquarium, attending a play, or learning about the history of your community at a heritage museum, you are benefiting from access to cultural experiences. Access to cultural experiences advances education, enhances the economy, enriches our quality of life and strengthens our communities. Cultural experiences have the power to transform lives.

Become a Member of Cultural Access Washington

Cultural Organizations may become Members of Cultural Access Washington. Their member dues fund activities to create a Cultural Access Program in their County.

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Learn More About the Cultural Access Program

Passed and signed into law in 2015, the Cultural Access Program authorizes any county in Washington State to put before the voters a measure to provide sustainable funding to increase Access to Cultural, Science and Heritage organizations in that county.

Why Cultural Access Matters?

How does the program work?

Contribute to Cultural Access Washington

Consider making a contribution to Cultural Access Washington to fund creation of a Cultural Access Program in your County. Active campaign organization is underway in King County aiming for the November, 2017 election for approval of the program in King County. Your support would be most appreciated.

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What's Happening

Governor Jay Inslee signs the Cultural Access Program bill

The culmination of a nearly 10-year effort to pass the law in Washington State, Governor Jay Inslee signs the Cultural Access Program bill (SHB 2263) into law on July 6, 2015.

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