Poulsbo Historical Society Special Events are Free for All Ages!


Become part of Poulsbo history and join our community wide events
to craft, learn, create, and play!

Event supplies may be limited, visit us early and often!

Scroll to see upcoming events for the rest of 2023 and the beginning of 2024!



Holiday Open House


Saturday, Dec 2 · 10AM – 4PM

All PHS Museums


Please join us at each Poulsbo museum for our annual holiday open house. The Gift Shop at the Maritime Museum will offer 10% off on holiday ornaments and decor.

historic photos


Genealogy Interest Group


Tuesday, Dec 5 · 1PM

Archive & Research Center
at City Hall


Join us for an informal and friendly gathering of genealogy researchers who share tips and help one another with research projects.


DIY Holiday Wrapping Paper and Gift Bag Workshop


Saturday, Dec 16 · 11AM – 4PM

Maritime Museum


Still need to wrap some gifts? Need some festive inspiration? Join us in the Maritime Museum’s Bay Discovery Room for our DIY holiday wrapping paper and gift bag workshop! We will have free butcher paper and blank paper bags, along with art supplies, so that you can create a one-of-a-kind festive gift for your loved ones!

PHS Happy Holidays

Holiday Hours

We welcome you, your famliy, friends and guests into our Museums for the historical experience of Poulsbo.

Please note our Holiday Hours are subject to change.

Visit while we’re open for tours, photos, gift store goodies, and Membership purchases!

Heritage Museum:

Closed Dec. 24, 25, 31, & Jan. 1

Maritime Museum
and Gift Store

Closed Dec. 25 & Jan. 1

Martinson Cabin:

Closed Dec. 24 & 31


Maritime Museum Hyak

Maritime Museum

This month’s feature is a game for kids to match trivia cards with boating, fishing, and logging facts. The prize for the month will be trivia gold medals!

Heritage Museum

Heritage Museum

Come check out the new exhibit, “Things Found in Walls.” There will also be a letter-writing display that will stay up until Valentine’s Day.

Martinson Cabin

Martinson Cabin

More trivia! Check out the box of artifacts and match them to the trivia cards. Trivia gold medals will be presented!

Poulsbo at Night

Special Event

Poulsbo History Trivia will take place on Monday, January 8, at 6pm, at Slippery Pig Brewery in downtown Poulsbo.

∗ Please reach out if you need special accommodations or have any questions.
∗ Due to weather and/or revised Covid guidelines, events are subject to change.
∗ Join in the PHS fun! Event supplies may be limited, visit us early and often!