W.T. Preston

703 R Ave.
Anacortes, WA 98221- Map It
Phone: (360) 293-1915

AAA Editor Notes

W.T. Preston is at 703 R Ave. The Preston was the last stern-wheeler to operate on Puget Sound. Retired in 1981, the vessel is now a maritime museum; rooms and cabins feature original furnishings. The adjacent Maritime Heritage Center chronicles the role of snag boats in keeping navigation channels clear and details the area's unique maritime heritage. Guided tours are available.
W.T. Preston tours $5; $4 (ages 65+); $3 (ages 5-16). Maritime Heritage Center free.
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. 11-4, June-Aug.; Sat. 10-4, Sun. 11-4, Apr.-May and Sept.-Oct. Allow 30 minutes minimum.