Recent Gallery Additions

Museum celebrates two anniversaries

Who says a museum can’t be fun?! Join Anacortes Museum’s celebration of two anniversaries on Thursday, August 30. Fifty years ago, the museum opened in the Carnegie Library building, and 60 years ago, the Anacortes Museum of History Board was … Continue reading

August 1, 2018

Skagit County has announced the Guemes Island car ferry is back in service as of 9:15 a.m. Thursday, August 2. 

July 31, 2018

It’s been a summer delight since its inception … the Anacortes Arts Festival! Back in the day the festival name also included the words “…and Crafts…” These photos from the summer of 1985 fall into that era. Enjoy these recollections … Continue reading

July 28, 2018

Lots of activity at Seafarers’ Memorial Park Saturday, July 28 from 1:30-9 p.m. Take part in the Tones 4 Crohn’s Benefit Concert, free ($1 donation encouraged). There was a Kids’ Corner, bake sale, silent auction, food, drink … and live … Continue reading

August 10, 2018

It’s always fun to find a heron up in the trees, as opposed to beach or marina. Heron in the shadows, Rosario Park, south Fidalgo.

August 6, 2018

Tomorrow: Tuesday, August 7, 8 p.m. is the deadline to vote in the 2018 primary. This ballot box is located on a drive-through at the back of the Anacortes City Library.

July 18, 2018

Exercising their options while waiting for the ferry at Ship Harbor are those gathered here on the beach just down the hill from the parking area. Included in the Tuesday afternoon crowd was a delighted dog whose owner engaged him … Continue reading