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Museum of the North Beach

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Address: 4658 State Rt 109, Moclips, WA 98562-5001
Phone Number: +1 360-276-4441
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This museum focuses on life in the Moclips/Pacific Beach area.

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saw picks of old hotel cool

It is small but it is fun for family, great old hotel picks are cool anyone with 60's buff. Nostalgic and quaint.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 November 2016
Donna S
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

It is small but it is fun for family, great old hotel picks are cool anyone with 60's buff. Nostalgic and quaint.

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Thank Donna S
San Antonio, Texas
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Jam packed little museum that showcases over 100 yrs of history in the Pacific Beach area. Passionate curator, interesting pics and displays, including the 16 foot fiberglass boat plus ALL the random things that washed ashore 18 months after the tsunami in Japan. Donate a few dollars to this little museum and learn a lot. Get tourist info! Then walk... More 

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Thank 120smo
Claremont, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

This a very small museum but well worth the half hour or so it takes to tour it. Where else can you see a collection of keys? It is free but a donation would be appreciated.

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Thank Gerald E
Montesano, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

If you want to get a good idea of this area's history this is the place. The board is working diligently to procure funding for a new and modern museum (they have the land) but the charm will be lost that this old building holds.

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Thank Alan R
seattle, wa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Small, free, very local, quite charming. Does a good job describing the local social history. A lot of interesting stuff crammed into what was a small store. They have plans for a new space so don't pass up the donations box. We loved it.

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1 Thank fredSeattle_Wa
Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

Very interesting little museum. Unique local artifacts. A short walk from the Resort at Ocean Crest and access to the beach. Sort of an "End of the Road" spot with that beach community tie.

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2 Thank Craig O
Lakewood, WA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

Step back in time. I love history and this little museum will surprise you. It is packed with information, stories, photo's of the past. I recommend any visitor of the area check this wonderful place out.

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3 Thank WABeachgirly
Tacoma, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

Will be great when they get their new building. Lot's of interesting stuff in a small space. Lot's of history of the North Coast. I always find an interesting book there.

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2 Thank Little905
Pacific Beach, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Great little place to visit while on the North Beach. Bring your beach finds to Kelly the curator and he can give you a complete history on it.

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3 Thank MissStuffy
Aberdeen, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

If you are interested in the history of the North Beach you need to make your way to this little cluster of hidden knowledge tucked away in Moclips! Really, it will amaze you. I also noticed that they recieved the June 2015 Business of the Month award from the chamber of commerce for their great community service. A must see... More 

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