Rothschild House State Park to host open house

PORT TOWNSEND — The Jefferson County Historical Society and Washington State Parks will host an open house from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

The open house is at Rothschild House State Park, 418 Taylor St.

The Rothschild House, built in 1868, has been a state park managed by the Jefferson County Historical Society since 1962.

The house has been closed this summer for a complete inventory of its contents by Erika Chester, a Rothschild descendant.

The public is invited to tour the house, bring a picnic dinner to enjoy on the grounds and live music

Chester will be on hand to discuss some of her favorite objects from her inventory of the house.

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