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Northwest Maritime Center

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Beautiful facility

Nice buidling and the view is spectacular. The people are so friendly and I found myself walking... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2015
Pam G
Port Townsend, Washington
A wonderful window into a lost art

We want to return for the wooden boat festival. There are several options for other activities... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2015
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431 Water St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5723
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Reviewed November 11, 2015

Nice buidling and the view is spectacular. The people are so friendly and I found myself walking around the gift shop a couple of times. They carry all the ususal gifts but the also have some special things for sale. Great facility

Thank Pam G
Reviewed October 26, 2015

We want to return for the wooden boat festival. There are several options for other activities throughout the year

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Reviewed October 7, 2015

If you're a fan of wood boats or anything maritime, this is a very interesting place to spend an hour or so. Located in the heart of downtown Port Townsend, there are many good cafes, interesting gift shops and restaurants nearby, which, for non-fans of...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2015

Definitely worth a stop! Read THE BOYS IN THE BOAT while in the area! The wooden boats are beautiful.

Thank applemc55
Reviewed September 18, 2015

I am not a "boat person" but this was an interesting shop to browse. I thought it was a type of museum, but it was a shop for boaters.

Thank 110theresad
Reviewed September 16, 2015

Very fascinating to see the displays and have the ability to watch the building of the projects overhead from the 2nd story viewing area. Staff and students were friendly and willing to answer questions and provide information.

Thank Matt O
Reviewed September 15, 2015

We loved the rowing shells, boat shop and chandlery. Great access to the water and sponsor of many classes as well as the fantastic annual Wooden Boat Festival. This place has something for everyone interested in boats or sailing.

Thank William R
Reviewed September 11, 2015

Loved the boat displays and gift selections. The building was beautiful. Beautiful location right on the water. Lots to look at.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed August 16, 2015

Very nice place on the water front wit class rooms. Art and boats too look at and little work shop areas.

Thank Dr_Veritas
Reviewed August 14, 2015

This used to be a more interesting place when they were actually making boats there, but it still has a good store and the best coffee shop in P.T.

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