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Fort Nisqually Living History Museum

Explore, discover and connect with history. Experience life in Washington Territory during the fur trade era. 


Fort Nisqually, the first European settlement on Puget Sound, was a bustling center of trade that expanded into a large-scale agricultural enterprise.

Upcoming Events

  • 19
    Apr
    Sewing to Sowing
    Explore, Play, Create and Learn at Fort Nisqually's Living History Day.Expe…
  • 17
    May
    Queen Victoria's Birthday
    Visitors to Fort Nisqually Living History Museum can relive the festivities…
  • 21
    Jun
    What's Cooking
    The smell of campfires, sizzling bacon, and simmering stews w…
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