Foss Waterway Seaport: Celebrating the rich maritime heritage of Tacoma and South Puget Sound: past, present and future. Located on the historic Foss Waterfront in a century old wooden wheat warehouse (listed on the National Registry of Historic Places) it is one of two remain wooden warehouses with others that once stretched almost a mile long and were originally built to accommodate cargo, “ arriving by rail and departing by sail” during the early years of Tacoma’s history. Activities include: maritime heritage exhibits, heritage boat shop guest boat moorage Education program and event rental space.
Featured Exhibit “First on the Waterways”, Celebrates The Puyallup People and their intimate connection to the Puyallup River and Salish Sea. Visual attached.