Archive for June 2015

Whiskey with the Queen

Congratulations to McMenamins Queen Anne – a.k.a. Roy Street – that celebrated its 20th anniversary this year! Below is the location’s history within the context of a growing city, along with some current updates from manager Leslie Garno and GM Amie Budelman.

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Photos from Dr. Hebbel Hoff

Our McMenamins historians and artists are busy researching and painting new historic-based panels for our next property, McMenamins Anderson School in Bothell, Wash. (opening October 15, 2015). Here, artist Jenny Joyce offers insight into her latest piece, which is an homage to Doctor Hebbel Hoff, a Bothell native who taught at Baylor and pioneered advances in the field of heart and physiology research, including the beginning of pacemakers in the 1950s. Joyce drew inspiration—literally—from Hoff’s studies and findings to create an embodiment of his achievements, and like all who are personified in our artwork, illustrate his personality.

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