Items of Interest

Explore the Working Waterfront on a Marine Terminal Tour
The Port of Olympia offers free educational and fun Marine Terminal tours. These tours are an opportunity to watch the workings of an international shipping terminal in Thurston County. During the tours, see various stages of the log cargo operations. Learn how Thurston County is connected with the global trade network, and how various modes of transportation move goods to their final destination. See operational equipment, which is impressive by size alone. You will leave with basic knowledge about global trade, the operations of a working waterfront and the economic value that ports provide the community. Book your free tour today. We can accommodate groups of 35 or smaller. Tours will be scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis and according to Port availability. To schedule your tour or if you have questions, please contact the Port via email or by calling 360.528.8005.

Photo Gallery
There's a lot to see at the Port of Olympia's seaport. Get an up close look at our operations, machinery, vessels and more by viewing our Photo gallery.

Tide Activity
Plan your next boating outing or simply find out more about the daily tides by clicking on our Tide chart. Printed tide charts are free and are available at the Seaport, main administrative, Swantown Marina and Boatworks offices.

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