The Aquarium, Museum & Gift Shop are open Saturday and Sunday, 12-5:00 pm.
Visit the exhibits by reservation!
Explore ideas for keeping you connected to the Salish Sea, from Virtual Low Tide Walks to Scavenger Hunts, from an Orca Skeleton ARTiculation to Nature Journaling, and from Virtual Trivia Nights to a Plastic-Free Challenge!
The area that we know as Port Townsend is the ancestral territory of the S’Klallam People, the Strong People. The name of the S’Klallam village at Port Townsend was called qatáy (kuh-tai). We acknowledge and respect the land and surrounding waters that once belonged to the S’Klallam People.
August 21, 2021
Meet in Museum Portico
(building on the shore)
Join us for a guided walk on the beach at low tide and learn how animals survive and thrive in the intertidal zone.
Meet at the Museum exhibit portico entrance (building on the shore) for a guided Low Tide Walk on the beach with PTMSC naturalists. Explore tide pools and learn about how marine organisms are adapted for the challenges and daily extremes of living in the intertidal zone.
Photo credit: Wendy Feltham