With This Ring

Renton History Museum
Dates: Now through October, 2022

With This Ring is a historical look at marriage in Renton in all its richness, from finding a partner to weddings to working partnerships to same-sex unions. Using objects and photos from our colleciton, including many wedding gowns, this exhibit begins with the difficulties of finding a partner in a mostly male frontier town and shows teh ways in which happy marriages helped solidify the community. With This Ring is the product ofm any years of research into Renton’s varied uniojns – happy and not-so-happy – and the remarkable stories surrounding them.

The Renton History Museum is currently open Wednesday through Friday, 10 AM – 4 PM. It is located at 235 Mill Avenue S in Renton. Admission is free on the first Wednesday of every month.

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