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Join us for Maritime Fest this Saturday and Sunday (9/20-21).  No admission charges due to a generous donation from KeyBank Foundation!

Peek In Our Attic and Share in Our Dreams -- We're open for the summer and early fall!

705 Dock Street
Tacoma, WA 98402
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Special Message from Foss Waterway Seaport

Peek In Our Attic and Share In Our Dream!

The Foss Waterway Seaport—the South Sound’s premiere maritime heritage center—has opened its doors for the summer season. Watch our video below from Click! Cable TV and see what we're all about:

Foss Waterway Seaport

Seaport Highlights

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    For Teachers - Educator Night at the Museum

    Educators, you’re invited to join us for Educator Night at the Museum! This is a great, FREE evening at LeMay America's Car Museum on October 2, 2014.

    Attendees will enjoy:
    One-stop-shopping to sample educational resources of over 30...

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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.