Historic Signs
The Fall City Historic Signs project was begun in 2016 and by the end of 2018 will include fifteen signs. Download Historic Signs Tour Map brochure. Numbers below show locations on the Tour Map.
Each sign includes one or more historic photos, brief text, and a link to more detailed reports with additional photos. Signs and links to reports are displayed below.
Our thanks to Heritage 4Culture/King County Lodging Tax Fund for supporting our work, and to King County Community Service Area grants which helped with costs for the EARLY SCHOOLS and FALL CITY BRICK SCHOOL signs.
Many thanks to the folks with Savor Snoqualmie for including on their website a Fall City Historic Walking Tour, incorporating materials from our Historic Signs project.
Historic Signs Tour Map brochure (numbers show sign locations)
  1. Model Garage (1920)

    Model Garage, 33805 Redmond-Fall City Road SE

    Started in 1920, this is Fall City’s longest continually operating business.

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  2. Hotel Corner

    Hotel Corner, southeast corner of 337th SE and Redmond-Fall City Rd

    Taylor Store, Restaurant, and Hotel built in 1886

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  3. Falls City Masonic Hall

    Falls City Masonic Hall, 4304 337th Place SE

    Built in 1895, King Co. Landmark 1994,
    National Historic Register 2004

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  4. Neighbor Bennett House (1904)

    Neighbor-Bennett House, 4317-337th Place SE

    Built in 1904, King County Landmark 1996
    National Register of Historic Places 2004

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  5. Fall City Methodist Church, built 1899

    Fall City Methodist Church, 4326 337th Place SE

    Built 1899, on the west side of 337th SE, moved to current location in 1927.
    Additions and remodeling in late 1950s and 1960s.

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  6. Moore-Parmelee House

    Moore-Parmelee House, 4338 338th Place SE

    Built in 1905
    King County Landmark 2003

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  7. Early Schools

    Early Schools, sign at 4347 336th Place SE

    Background on Fall City schools from 1873 to 1915

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  8. Grocery Corner

    The Grocery Corner, 336th SE and SE Redmond-Fall City Road

    Has served Fall City with a series of grocery stores since 1922

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  9. Mercantile...Construction Services…Hardware Stores...and more

    Macrae Building, 33511 Redmond-Fall City Road SE

    Mercantile...Construction Services…Hardware Stores...and more

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  10. Prescott-Harshman House

    Prescott-Harshman House, 33429 SE Redmond-Fall City Road

    Built 1904,
    King County Landmark 1984

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.

  11. Totem Garden History Sign

    Totem Garden History Sign

    The history of the Fall City Totem Pole, carved and erected in 1934, dedicated to Julia Harshman.

    PDF of sign  click here.

  12. Totem Legend Sign

    Totem Legend Sign

    The legend depicted by the Fall City Totem.

    PDF of sign  click here.

  13. Brick School

    Fall City Brick School, 33314 SE 42nd Street (in front of the Gymnasium)

    The Brick School housed kindergarten through high school students from 1916-1944 and was used for Elementary School students until 1970.

    Read more  click here   PDF of sign  click here.