Join & Support


Community support for the Foss Waterway Seaport is vital to our success. We greatly appreciate the financial support and dedicated energies of our current and past members and we hope you will continue your involvement.  The Foss Waterway Seaport is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, established in 1996.

Donors who give $100 or more become members!


As a new member you will join a large group of people who are saying "Yes! We want a waterfront gathering place that highlights the history of Tacoma's working waterfront and offers access to on-water education opportunities and recreational fun."

Seaport members receive the following benefits:

  • Free admission
  • 10 percent discount at the Museum Store
  • 10 percent discount on event/meeting space rental rates
  • Discounts on educational programs/lectures/workshops
  • An invitation to our annual "crew only" party
Membership levels:
  • Student – $25 (requires school ID)
  • Individual – $50
  • Family – $100 (1 or 2 adults, children under 18)
  • Sustaining – $250
  • Sponsor – $500
  • Benefactor – $1,000

As a member, plan to enjoy our newly renovated space, our historic building, additional programming and new exhibits, but also know that you are helping the Seaport demonstrate broad community support through your membership. As a member of the Foss Waterway Seaport, you are helping build the organization from the waterline up. For your support of the Seaport, we thank you!

To join, pay on-line

Choose Membership Level

Or download our Membership Form and mail completed form along with your check to:

Foss Waterway Seaport
459-A East 15th Street
Tacoma, WA 98421

Thanks for your generous support of Foss Waterway Seaport, 
Puget Sound's premier maritime heritage, education and event center!