13th Annual Codfish Dinner Auction

We hope you’ll join us on Saturday, April 20, because we have a LOT to celebrate!

11th Annual Kitsap Great Give

With your help, we can continue our mission to explore and celebrate the unique stories that shape our shared history.

Programs & Events

PHS has seasonal programs & events for people of all ages!

Our Old House Campaign

Can you help us purchase the historic Nilsen-Sonju house?

Photographs of Poulsbo

The Poulsbo Historical Society Museum has a wealth of historical photographs available for sale. Feel free to come in during museum hours to peruse our online photographs.

Poulsbo Historical Society & Museums

Bringing the Past to Life

Our mission is collecting, recording, preserving and exhibiting the history, heritage and culture of Poulsbo and the surrounding communities. We offer four museums (the Heritage Museum and Maritime Museum on Front Street, the Archive and Research Center at City Hall, and Martinson Cabin on Lindvig Way) as well as historical walking tours of downtown Poulsbo. All four museums are free of charge.

Maritime Museum Hyak

Poulsbo Maritime Museum

19010 Front Street NE
Downtown Poulsbo

Open daily, 10AM – 4PM

Heritage Museum

Heritage Museum

19020 Front Street NE
Downtown Poulsbo

Open M-Sa, 10AM – 4PM
Sundays 11AM – 3PM

Martinson Cabin

Martinson Cabin

317 NW Lindvig Way
Nelson Park

Saturdays, 10AM – 4PM

Poulsbo City Hall


200 Moe Street NE
Downtown Poulsbo

Thursdays, 10AM – 2PM
And by appointment

Many thanks to our corporate sponsors!

Blue Sky Printing
Hill Moving Services
Humanities Washington
North Kitsap Self Storage
Port Madison Enterprises
Poulsbo Rotary club
Visit Kitsap Peninsula