Port Townsend

Leave ordinary behind – experience extraordinary.

We encourage all visitors to follow health & safety guidelines while visiting Port Townsend. Currently, masks are required for all public indoor settings, and indoor restaurant and bar patrons must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination before entering.

Discover Washington’s Victorian Seaport & Arts Community!

Port Townsend is steeped in fascinating history, from its early Native American roots to its Victorian architecture and maritime legacy, boasting two National Historic Landmark Districts. Opportunities for outdoor adventure abound, from beaches to Olympic National Park. This charming village-by-the-sea has an artistic soul, world-class culinary venues, and is the perfect place to leave ordinary behind and experience extraordinary.

Welcome to
Port Townsend

Things to Do

What kind of getaway are you looking for?
Located 2 hours from the Seattle metro area on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, Port Townsend is the perfect getaway from the ordinary. Miles of beaches and trails, world-class restaurants, robust art and cultural experiences, a deep maritime legacy – and so much more.


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Experience Outdoor Port Townsend!

Named one of the most Beautiful Small Towns to Visit in the U.S.

Plan Your Future Trip

Map is a fun and interactive way to plan your future dream vacation in Jefferson County. The map links to local businesses and activities in the area, features an easy to use itinerary planner which is sharable on social media, it has a calendar of local events when safe & healthy events can once again be scheduled, and showcases popular trail maps. iMap is a trip planner right at your fingertips. Plan your trip and start exploring what Jefferson County has to offer!