Our Mission

To promote and preserve our maritime history and traditions.

We are Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority, a 501 (c)(3) educational non-profit public development authority based in Aberdeen, Wash. For more than 25 years, we have provided hands on education opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds. With a focus on teamwork and empowerment, our programs explore our shared history and our daily connections to the world’s oceans.

GHHSA provides educational, vocational, recreational and ambassadorial activities and experiences that promote and preserve the maritime history of Grays Harbor, the Pacific Northwest, and our nation while serving the needs of the community.

Our vision

Our vessels, programs and facilities will be nationally recognized examples of best practices and innovative excellence.

Our values:

  • Integrity
  • Responsibility
  • Stewardship
  • Collaboration
  • Innovation