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Please be advised: Pacific Bonsai Museum will be closed on Saturday, April 13, 2024. We appreciate your understanding and look forward to seeing you!

The Furuzawa Pine


Featured in the documentary, Trees and Other Entanglements.

Volunteer on President's Day

Lend a hand with the Museum grounds on Monday, February 19. Learn more…

Become a Museum Docent

Share your love of our bonsai collection with visitors in 2024. Learn more…

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

Stone Images XIII exhibition

On view now. Presented by the Northwest Viewing Stone Group of the PSBA. Learn more…

Free Museum Audio Tour

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

Avant-Garden Catalog

Now available in our shop. Buy your copy.

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…

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…


Pacific Bonsai Museum is excited to offer audio tours in Chinese (Mandarin). 


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

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…

Tuning Into Nature

Read ‘Tuning Into Nature‘ featuring LAB artist Ron Lang by Katherine Wimble Fox. Originally published in January 2020 issue of Ceramics Monthly, pages 36-39. Copyright, The American Ceramic Society. Reprinted with permission.

Virtual Repotting Q&A

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

Sunday Tours

Free, guided tours of the exhibit are offered every Sunday at 1pm. No reservations required.

Digital Archives available

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

We are an anti-racist organization

We believe racial equity is a human right. We support the work of Black Lives Matter and the Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) movement. Read full statement.

Book a group tour

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


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