Jefferson Art & History Museum open Saturday and Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Research Center open Tuesday-Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Rothschild House Museum
closed for the season

Commanding Officer's Quarters Museum
Closed for the season.

Olympic Peninsula Gateway Visitors Center open daily, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Jefferson Museum of Art & History

Historic City Hall

The Jefferson Museum of Art & History is located in the 1892 Port Townsend City Hall building at 540 Water Street. Open weekends only in Januart and February,11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Exhibits in the former municipal court room, fire hall and jail spaces illustrate the lively history of communities born in waterfront forests over 150 years ago.



Theater Gallery and Orientation Film
Images of Jefferson County Communities and video "We Came with Dreams"

Early Settlers ExhibitFire Hall Gallery
From Far Away: Early Settlers and Communities of Jefferson County

First Europeans

Jefferson County's Maritime Heritage

The First People: Area Natives

Courtroom Gallery
Heads & Hats
Amazing portraits and hats from the community and the Jefferson County Historical Society Collection

Jail Gallery
Sin at Sea Level