705 Dock Street
Tacoma, WA 98402

Special Message from Foss Waterway Seaport

Rental income from private events helps to support the many programs at Foss Waterway Seaport.  Occasionally this impacts museum hours.  We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.
The museum will be closed on Sunday, September 30

There are no current open positions at Foss Waterway Seaport but please check back for future opportunities!

Foss Waterway Seaport

Seaport Highlights

  • The Puyallup People: First on the Waterway

    First on the Waterways: The Puyallup People, (spuyaləpabš)...

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    Boat-based Education

    Expand education beyond the classroom and engage your students in life-changing learning on board marine research vessels. A boat-based expedition is a dynamic platform suited for field studies and once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

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    Land-based Education

    Join us for one-of-a-kind student field trips! Visit our extraordinary Balfour Dock building to enjoy hands-on, customized learning experiences in history, marine science and maritime heritage.