The Aquarium, Museum and Gift Shop at Fort Worden State Park are open Saturday and Sunday, 12 - 5 p.m.
The Visitor Center and Store at 1001 Water St., downtown Port Townsend, are open Thursday, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., AND Friday - Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Inspire students, visitors, and the whole community to explore, experience, connect with, and take action to protect and steward the unique ecosystems of the Salish Sea.
We acknowledge that we work on the traditional lands and waters of many Coast Salish Peoples, particularly the S’Klallam People, the Strong People. We respect and are grateful for this land, these waters, and the people who have inhabited them since time immemorial and who continue to steward this place for future generations.
Gray Whale Skeleton Bone Workshop
Thursday - Saturday
1:00 - 3:30 p.m.
PTMSC Gallery at Flagship Landing
1001 Water St., downtown Port Townsend
For a limited time, the entire skeleton of CRC-1524, a gray whale that died in 2016, is on view at Flagship Landing in the PTMSC gallery. Volunteers and staff have been preparing the skeleton for articulation, as well as the skeleton of a northern elephant seal which is being prepared for classroom use at area schools.
Volunteers will be on hand to share information about these remarkable marine mammals and their lives in the Salish Sea on Thursdays - Saturdays from 1:00 - 3:30 p.m., through October 29, 2022.