Free Admission at the Maritime Center
on Christmas Eve
A new Christmas Eve tradition begins this December 24th. The Pacific Maritime Heritage Center will be offering free museum admission, goodies, hot cocoa fixings and popcorn, while supplies last, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm on Christmas Eve.
For you last minute shoppers the gift shop will be open. The latest book titles in local, regional, and maritime history will be available for purchase along with the work of local artisans. Non-electric/electronic wooden toys that are sure to inspire and delight your children and grandchildren await your purchase; no batteries needed. Lincoln County Historical Society members will receive a 20% discount on most gift shop items. If you’re looking for something truly special, check out the Low Tide Landscapes fine art photography exhibit in the Maritime’s Galley Gallery, where many of the pieces are for sale. The Burrows House Museum will be closed on Christmas Eve.
The Pacific Maritime Heritage Center is located at 333 SE Bay Blvd on Newport’s Historic Bayfront. Parking is available at the top of the hill. For more information, call 541-265-7509.