Join the Seaport today!

The Foss Waterway Seaport is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, established in 1996. As a new member you will join a large group of people who are saying “Yes! We want a waterfront gathering place that highlights the history of Tacoma’s working waterfront and offers access to on-water education opportunities and recreational fun.”
Seaport members receive the following benefits:

  • Unimited free admission
  • 10 percent discount at the Museum Store
  • Reduced meeting space rental rates at Captain or Admiral level
  • Newsletters and special announcements
  • Invitation to special events


Membership levels:

  • Student – $25 (requires school ID)
  • Individual – $50
  • Family – $100
  • Family/NARM* – $125
  • Pilot* – $250
  • Captain* – $500
  • Admiral* – $1,000

*All membership purchases at $125 or more now include a membership to the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association).  This membership grants you access to all of these organizations at their member prices. You can find the full list and more information on

As a Seaport member, plan to enjoy our newly renovated spaces, our historic building, additional programming and new exhibits, but also know that you are helping the Seaport demonstrate broad community support through your membership. As a member of the Foss Waterway Seaport, you are helping build the organization from the waterline up. For your support of the Seaport, we thank you!

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Pay on-line or download and mail in our membership form to:
Foss Waterway Seaport
705 Dock Street
Tacoma, WA 98402