A collection of artifacts from the beginnings of Girabaldi. Interesting exhibits of the ships and sailors that settled the coast. Ships wheel and exhibits for children to interact with. Nice gift shop and reasonable entrance fee. video of area history Excellent parking.
Stopped for the afternoon the place has a lot of local history a lot of Coast Gard history a great gun collection /Friendly knowledgeable staff .Discount for seniors and veteran Coast Gard give yourself a couple hours
What a delightful surprise this museum was, on a rainy summer day in Oregon. It covers a lot of areas related to Garibaldi: sailing/ships/shipwrecks, lumber, fishing, Coastal Indians, guns. There are exhibits on WWII in the area and vintage videos. I enjoyed the display and text about ships' figureheads.
An entire room is dedicated to the Captain Robert Gray, unsung...