705 Dock Street
Tacoma, WA 98402

Special Message from Foss Waterway Seaport

The museum is now open Wednesday through Sunday!  See Admissions for hours and fees.

Our education programs continue year round. We are offering both land- and boat-based programs, plus some great upcoming family programs. Education Programs

The Balfour Dock Building is available for rental. Rental Information

Foss Waterway Seaport

Seaport Highlights

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    No Gas...Paddle All the Way!

    Visit the Seaport for a “green” day on the water with an amazing amount of paddling experiences right off our dock. The Foss Waterway Seaport in partnership with the Youth Marine Foundation will offer both paddle board and kayak lessons (see times below).  ...

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    Maritime Fest

    This 23rd annual event will be full of fun activities, roving entertainment, music, and food for the entire family to enjoy.

    FREE at Maritime Fest - Our Seaport Education Team will offer ongoing hands-on activities and learning lessons based around...

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    Sailing Lessons off our Dock!

    Sign up for a sailing lesson - an exciting experience you won't want to miss! The Youth Marine Foundation will offer sailing lessons in partnership with the Foss Waterway Seaport. Instruction will be given in the learner friendly Walker Bay sailing boats which are an easy...

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    SeaCamps - 2015

    Our 2015 Summer Science SeaCamps for grades 5 – 9 offer boat-based education, field studies, science + art activities, creative problem solving…science as never experienced before!