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This directory provides links to maritime and natural history museums around the Puget Sound region

Maritme History Museums

Anacortes History Museum (Anacortes)

Bellingham International Maritime Museum (Bellingham)

Campbell River Museum (Vancouver Island)

Center for Wooden Boats (Seattle)

Chandler's Cove Exhibit Site (Seattle)

Cowichan Bay Maritime Center (Vancouver Island)

Edmonds-South Snohomish County Historical Society and Museum (Edmonds)

Foss Waterway Seaport (Tacoma)

Gig Harbor Peninsula Historical Society & Museum (Gig Harbor)

Johnson Farm Museum (Anderson Island)

Log House Museum (West Seattle)

Nanaimo District Museum (Vancouver Island)

Museum of History And Industry (Seattle)

Museum of Shells & Natural History (Port Gamble)

Naval Memorial Museum of the Pacific (Bremerton)

Nordic Heritage Museum (Seattle)

The Maritime Museum of British Columbia (Victoria)

The Northwest Maritime Center & Wooden Boat Foundation (Port Townsend)

Northwest Seaport (Seattle)

Odyssey Maritime Discovery Center (Seattle)

Stanwood Area Historical Society (Stanwood)

The Whale Museum (Friday Harbor)

The Sidney Museum (Port Orchard)

Suquamish Museum (Suquamish)

Pope & Talbot Mill Site (Port Gamble)

Working Waterfront Maritime Museum (Tacoma)

Steilacoom Historical Museum Association (Steilacoom)

US Coast Guard Museum NW (Seattle)

Vancouver Maritime Museum (Vancouver, BC)

Historic Boats and Ships on Puget Sound

Fireboat No. 1 (Tacoma)

Adventuress (Port Townsend)

Lightship No. 87 "Ambrose" (Seattle)

Arthur Foss (Seattle)

Fireboat Duwamish (Seattle)


Lady Washington

Lotus (Port Townsend)

Sand Man (Olympia)

Schooner Martha Foundation (Seattle)

Virginia V (Seattle)

Wawona (Seattle)

WT Preston (Anacortes)

Other Puget Sound History Links

Bremerton Navel Ships (Bremerton)

Classic Yacht Association

History Link Online Encyclopedia of Washington State History

Maritime Heritage Network

Northwest Steam Society

Pacific Heritage Press

Puget Sounders Antique Outboard Club

Puget Sound Maritime Historical Society

The Online Encyclopedia of Washington State History

Puget Sound Geological Information

Pacific Science Center

Puget Sound - Wikipedia

Washington Department of Ecology

Historic Sites

Port Gamble

Hiram M. Chittenden Locks (Ballard)

Fort Casey (Whidbey Island)

Fort Worden (Port Townsend)

We want to make this directory the most comprehensive list of local waterfront amenities on Puget Sound and throughout the Greater Georgia Basin. If you find a shore side restaurant, boutique, inn or other coastal attraction that's not on our list, please let us know.