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Point Wilson Lighthouse
Point Wilson marks the west entrance into the Puget Sound. It is the turning point from the Strait of Juan de Fuca into Admiralty Inlet. The current station was built in 1914, replacing the original tower. The 49-foot tower was built in an...
Annual Rhododendron Festival
Port Townsend's Annual Rhododendron Festival is celebrated in the spring when these beautiful flowers bloom all over Jefferson County.
The week of events includes the Rhody Tour for cyclists, the Rhody Run for runners and a Grand...
Port Townsend Farmers Market
Saturdays, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM, April through November Uptown, Port Townsend Wednesdays, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM, June through September Uptown, Port Townsend Tel: 360-379-9098
Centrum features both weekend and week-long workshops that bring students together with masters in the arts, including National Heritage Fellows, Pultizer Prize winners and Grammy winners. Over the past 35 years, artists of all ages united by...
Port Townsend Marine Science Center & Natural History Museum
The Port Townsend Marine Science and Natural History Museum promote the scientific study of Puget Sound and the Northwest Straits with interactive live exhibits for the public and educational programs, training and support for teachers and...
Wooden Boat Foundation
At the heart of Port Townsend's Victorian seaport, this non-profit community organization works to preserve and celebrate traditional maritime skills and culture through education — providing programs and water classes for adults and youth. The...
Jefferson Art & History Museum
Located in historic City Hall (1892), the museum continues to discover, collect, preserve and promote Jefferson County heritage, including Native American history, Victorian life and military and maritime memorabilia. Additional history exhibits...
Rothschild House Museum
The 1868 Greek Revival style home, now a Washington State Park, was the home of German immigrant and early Port Townsend merchant Henry Rothschild, wife Dorette and their four children. The house is filled with the objects and furnishings of the...
Fort Worden State Park
Perched at the northern entrance to Puget Sound near Port Townsend, Fort Worden State Park, a military base that was commissioned in 1902, is a legendary gathering place. With a 360 degree panorama of the Olympic and Cascade Mountains, the Fort's...
Fort Townsend State Park
Fort Townsend State Park is a 367-acre marine camping park featuring 3,960 feet of saltwater shoreline on Port Townsend Bay. The heavily wooded park has a rich military history dating from pioneer days. Resting high on a bluff overlooking Puget...