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Support our Spring Fundraising Drive

Help care for our collection and ensure that the Museum remains free admission. Learn more…

New Special Exhibition coming soon

Coming May 11! Small Talk: All the dirt on growing mini-but-mighty trees. Learn more…

BONSAIFEST returns May 11 & 12

A weekend of bonsai bliss, Mother’s Day weekend. Learn more…

New Special Exhibition coming soon

Coming May 11! Skating the Edge: Exhibitions from Pacific Bonsai Museum’s First Ten Years. Learn more…

Branch Out 2024

Save the date for our most festive event of the year! Learn more…

The Furuzawa Pine

Featured in the HBO documentary, Trees and Other Entanglements. Learn more…

Digital Archives available

See archival photos and discover how these works of living sculpture have changed over the time.

Become A Member

As a member, you continue a tradition of generosity that helps to ensure that we can offer everyone free admission by donation. Learn More

Free Museum Audio Tour

Available in English and Chinese (Mandarin) with more languages coming soon. Listen on your smartphone.

World Tai Chi Day Apr 30

Practice tai chi among the bonsai Saturday, Apr 30, 10am to 12noon. Free. No reservations necessary. Learn more…

Pat Bako Named our new ED

Pat Bako (“BAY-ko”) became our new Executive Director on January 3, 2022, replacing Kathy McCabe, who retired at the end of 2021. Read more…

Read our 2020 Annual Report

2020 time and the many lessons therein. Read more…

Volunteer at one of our Events

Do you have a few spare hours between May and October 2023 for a worthy cause? Come volunteer with us. Learn more and sign up…

A Gallery of Trees Book

Our first-ever book about our collection, and a catalog for our current exhibition, A Gallery of Trees: Living Art of Pacific Bonsai Museum. Learn more and purchase a copy…

Little Champions: Bonsai of the Evergreen State

On view Aug 30 through October 7, 2022 at Amazon’s Seattle Spheres. Learn more…

Reading Room Now Open

In appreciation of our community, for the first time ever, we are opening our reading room to members-only. Learn more…

World War Bonsai Exhibition Catalog

A 60 page, full-color, pocket-sized encapsulation of our groundbreaking exhibition. Learn more…

Read our 2022 Annual Report

Season of Change: 2022 Annual Report, available here

Virtual Repotting Q&A

PBM Members are invited to listen, watch and ask your repotting questions. Learn more…

Avant-Garden Catalog

Now available in our shop. Buy your copy.

Book a group tour

Guided tours to groups of 10 or more are available Tuesday through Friday. Learn more…

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