Plan Your
Next Voyage

A visit to the Foss Waterway Seaport lets you experience the sights, sounds and classic beauty of our historic building, maritime exhibits, Heritage Boat Shop, and education Center, Plus Panoramic views of Tacoma's waterfront.

Foss Waterway Seaport is open to the public
Thursday - Sunday 10a-4p

Plan Your Visit

Did you know you can visit by boat? Just pull up to our docks where you can enjoy free moorage for up to four hours!

The Seaport offers art, maritime exhibits, and hands-on activities for a wide range of ages. Bring the entire family for a day to remember.

Museum Hours: 
Thursday-Sunday 10a-4p
plus every 3rd Thursday of the month for FREE 4p-8p

$25 - Family Pass (up to 2 adults & 4 children)
$10 - Adults
$8 - Child 5+, Student, Military & Seniors 62+
$2 - Museums for All admission (with EBT card and photo ID)
Free - Seaport and NARM Members & Children under 5

ADJUSTED HOURS: The museum will be closing at 3pm on Friday, July 12 for a staff and volunteer gathering

CLOSURES: The museum will be closed to the public for admission on Saturday, July 13 & Saturday, July 20
for private event rentals.


With advance notice, we can assign a docent to lead your group tour! For groups of 10 or more, each individual will receive a $2 discount on their normal rate. Please use the link to book a tour or call us at

Book Your Group

Seaport Events

From the Grit City Costume Paddle, to our annual Seaport Chowder Social fundraiser, to Tacoma's Ocean Fest, we are on track for all of Tacoma's memorable events in 2024 and beyond!

Chowder Social

Support the Seaport at our annual fundraiser on Sunday, April 27, 2025

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Tacoma Ocean Fest

Arts, science, and water fun.

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As a 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.

Become a Member


Need some information on how to Moore your boat here at
Foss Waterway Seaport? Contact below to get help.

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Museum Calendar

Discover by doing. Experience a community sharing stories.

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about Tacoma’s Hidden Treasure

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