Explore our Museum

Experience maritime heritage like never before. From our living fleet in the water, to the dynamic gallery and boatshop happenings, there’s always an adventure to be had at CWB.

Our new Wagner Education Center (pictured) allows more room for our vast collection to be on-view and space to welcome our expanding community.

Read about the history of The Center for Wooden Boats or view the Wagner Education Center.

New exhibits coming soon!

Photo credit: ©Francis Zera / zeraphoto.com

Photo credit: ©Francis Zera / zeraphoto.com

Campus on water.

Campus on water.

Inside the Bill Garden Boat Shop

Inside the Bill Garden Boat Shop


Current Exhibits

Check out what’s currently on view in both the Wagner Education Center and the Floating Boathouse Gallery!

Photo credit: Neil Rabinowitz

Photo credit: Neil Rabinowitz

Neil Rabinowitz Photography Exhibit

Experience our first photography exhibit featured in the J.R. Duncan Exhibit Hall by local maritime photographer, Neil Rabinowitz.

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“Still Afloat: Historic Small Craft of King County”

The exhibit in our Floating Boathouse Gallery highlights four unique and historic wooden boat designs that enjoy a permanent place in the CWB collection.

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