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children participate each year in school programs
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History Comes Alive!
Unique artifacts, touch-free kiosks, engaging exhibits, and a small theater bring history to life in our permanent gallery showcasing the heritage of the greater Gig Harbor region.
The Harbor History Museum stands on the ancestral lands of the sxwəbabš, a band of the Puyallup Tribe.
We Are Research
Our collection numbers more than 29,000 artifacts, images and archival materials relating to people, places and events in Gig Harbor–Peninsula history.