Anacortes Museum


Join the Anacortes Museum for our monthly History Club! Our first meeting will be Wednesday, February 27th from 4:00-5:00. Learn how to research your house, local sites, and subjects. Share tea and stories with other researchers. All welcome.

Interact With Anacortes History

More than 20,000 photographs from the Anacortes Museum are now online. Browse random images or try a keyword search. Find a cool photo and email the link to a friend. Now it is much easier to find out about Anacortes history, to order photographs from the Anacortes Museum, and for the community to assist museum staff by adding to the descriptions that tell the story of Anacortes.

Anacortes Museum

Located in the historic Carnegie Library Building.


Tuesday through Saturday
10 AM- 4 PM 

1 PM- 4 PM

Anacortes Museum Carnegie in 2017

1305 8th Street
Anacortes WA 98221

Free Admission

W.T. Preston

Our National Landmark sternwheel steamboat. 

Closed for the Winter Season- reopens first weekend of April.

Preston by Robert Geczi April 16, 2005

703 R Avenue, next to our Maritime Heritage Center

Tour Cost: $3-$5

Anacortes Maritime Heritage Center

Located on the waterfront of downtown Anacortes.

Closed for the Winter Season- reopens first weekend of April.


Maritime Heritage Center

703 R Avenue, next to the Great Northern Depot and the W.T. Preston.

Free Admission  

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