Whitman College

Maxey Hall

Maxey Hall houses the social sciences, and includes a natural history and anthropology museum, and a 350-seat auditorium.

Maxey Hall is also the home of Maxey Museum. The Maxey Museum oversees a diverse set of exhibits spread out over the Whitman College campus. Located in Maxey Hall and Penrose Library, these exhibits are drawn from the Museum's 3,500-artifact collection and are designed and created by students under the direction of Interim Exhibitions and Collections Manager James Warren.

173 Stanton, Walla Walla WA

Upcoming Events

Semester in the West 2020 Information Meeting

This is a meeting for students interested in applying for the Fall 2020 Semester in the West Program. Director Phil Brick will offer a brief summary of the...

10/17 4 pm
The 35th Arthur G. Rempel Lecture in Biology: Extreme Conservation: Wildlife in a World without Ice

Speaker: Dr. Joel Berger, Wildlife Conservation Society and Colorado State University Talk Title: “Extreme Conservation: Wildlife in a World without...

10/23 7:30 pm
"Damned to Extinction"

For eons, a one-of-a-kind population of killer whales has hunted chinook salmon along the Pacific Coast of the United States. For the last 40 years, renowned...

11/14 7 pm

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Laurie Doohan

Laurie Doohan left a positive review 2/27/2017

Outstanding workshop! Rich was knowledgeable, concise and enjoyable. He spent extra time to answer follow-up and clarification questions. Thank you!

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