Northeastern Olympic Peninsula attractions

Park in Port Townsend

Fort Worden State Park

This attractive park located within Port Townsend's city limits is the remains of a large fortification system constructed in the 1890s to protect the strategically important Puget Sound area from outside attack – s…
Gallery in Port Angeles

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center

Here you'll find the work of many of the professional artists who live on the peninsula. The gallery is high above the city amid a 5-acre sculpture garden with views over the strait.
Beach in Port Angeles

Ediz Hook

Sand spit looping around the bay in Port Angeles.
Museum in Port Townsend

Jefferson Art & History Museum

The local historical society runs this well-maintained exhibition area that includes mock-ups of an 1892 jail, maritime artifacts and an art-gallery room. You can also learn about the history of prostitution in inno…
Aquarium in Port Angeles

Feiro Marine Life Center

Hands-on touch tanks are inhabited by the aquatic denizens of the strait. The star attractions are the giant Pacific octopi.
Aquarium in Port Townsend

Port Townsend Marine Science Center

Features four touch tanks and daily interpretive programs.
Museum in Port Angeles

Museum at the Carnegie

Housed in the 1927 Federal Building, the museum retells the story of the community's growth. Two-hour Heritage Tours run twice daily Monday to Saturday at 10am and 2pm (2pm only in winter). The tours include the tow…
Historic Building in Port Townsend

Rothschild House

Has an atmospheric interior furnished in period fashion.
Museum in Port Townsend

Puget Sound Coast Artillery Museum

Tells the story of early Pacific coastal fortifications.
Museum in Port Townsend

Commanding Officer's Quarters

A 12-bedroom mansion that's open for tours.