Columbia River Maritime Museum


Science on Tap
First Thursdays, 7:00 p.m.
(Resumes in October 2014)
Fort George Lovell Building

Science on Tap, in partnership with Fort George Brewery, is a Columbia River Maritime Museum program introducing maritime science, history, and technology in an informal setting. This program is free and open to the public; minors are allowed with adult. Doors open at 6:00 pm, the presentation begins at 7:00 pm at Fort George Brewery - Lovell Building. Food and beverages are available for purchase. Seating is limited.

Summer Day Camp at the Columbia River Maritime Museum

Navigating the Past
July 7-11, 2014

The theme for this summer’s July day camp is all about life as a sailor. Learn the ropes of maritime careers in the Columbia River Maritime Museum’s Sailor Training Camp.  Campers test out their maritime knowledge and talents as they progress through the ranks during the week. Sailors will learn valuable skills including: ship building, knot tying, rope making, navigation, swimming, and more. This camp is open to students in grades 3-4.

$75 for members, $100 for non-members

Middle School Art Camp
August 4-8, 2014        

Come and be inspired this summer at the Columbia River Maritime Museum! We are offering a wonderful artistic opportunity for middle school students in grades 6-8.  Explore all that Astoria has to offer as we dive into a variety of mediums including photography, ceramics, painting, drawing and more. This phenomenal week will end with an art show to highlight participants’ creations at the Barbey Maritime Center.

$100 for members, $125 for non-members