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Museum of the North Beach

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Address: 4658 State Rt 109, Moclips, WA 98562-5001
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+1 360-276-4441
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This museum focuses on life in the Moclips/Pacific Beach area.

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Best Little Secret on the Coast

If you are interested in the history of the North Beach you need to make your way to this little cluster of hidden knowledge tucked away in Moclips! Really, it will amaze you. I... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2015
Douglas O
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Aberdeen, Washington, United States
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Aberdeen, Washington, United States
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141 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015

If you are interested in the history of the North Beach you need to make your way to this little cluster of hidden knowledge tucked away in Moclips! Really, it will amaze you. I also noticed that they recieved the June 2015 Business of the Month award from the chamber of commerce for their great community service. A must see... More 

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2 Thank Douglas O
Victoria, Canada
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed this gem of a museum in the Pacific Northwest. The volunteers were knowledgeable and helpful, and even though the space is small, we left with a wealth of information. Well-done!

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2 Thank Kris M
Graham, Washington
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Nice quaint museum with a lot of area history, you use to be able to take the train there from Seattle it only took 2 days. There is a glass blowing shop there also and plenty of quality souvenirs.

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2 Thank Mike_n_Becky_Little
Elma, Washington
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118 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

This small museum has a rich history of the North Beaches of Washington State. Nestled just north of Pacific Beach heading into Moclips, you will find a variety of items from long ago until the recent Japanese Tsunami. Worth the stop.

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1 Thank DrHedrick
Ocean Shores, Washington
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87 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Really great small museum, you will definitely learn some facts about this wonderful area. the volunteers are knowledgeable.

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1 Thank Susan R
Aberdeen, Washington
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Excellent and intimate museum. The curator was extremely knowledgeable. Because it is small, you have all of their attention and it feels like an exclusive tour.

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1 Thank Kenlee01
Ocean Shores, Washington
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262 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

This is a great little museum, full of flotsam and jetsam gleaned from the beautiful area beaches as well as some local logging and railroad treasures. Admission is free (donations appreciated) and the volunteers are a wealth of knowledge about all things local. A great way to spend a rainy afternoon!

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1 Thank LoryGene54
Mount Vernon, Washington
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180 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This is a nice place to spend some time looking at the history of the area. Enjoyed talking to man that was there. Did not get his name.

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1 Thank ravenlady
Seattle
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Small museum jam-packed with local treasures. Very interesting. So much to look at that we couldn't do it justice. We got a good sense of the history of the area, though.

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1 Thank tiggerandsid
South Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Try to find a time when either Kelly or Lee are there. They are real historians of the North Beach. Something new is on display with every visit.

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2 Thank Lisa M

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