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Classic Workboat Show
Saturday, October 10, 2015

Families are welcome at this maritime celebration!
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Get your  Workboat Ice Cream Cruise tickets now!

Northwest Seaport, a maritime heritage organization, shares the history and heritage of two National Historic Landmark vessels docked at the Historic Ships Wharf in Lake Union Park, Seattle.

Museum ships Arthur Foss and Lightship No. 83, also known as Swiftsure, are open to the public for viewing, educational programs, special events, tugboat overnight programs and vessel stewardship activities.



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