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Center for Wooden Boats

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Website  cwb.org
Phone  +1 206-382-2628
Center for Wooden Boats
Location  1010 Valley Street Seattle, Washington
Address  1010 Valley St, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
Hours  Open today · 10AM–8PMTuesday10AM–8PMWednesday10AM–8PMThursday10AM–8PMFriday10AM–8PMSaturday10AM–8PMSunday10AM–8PMMonday10AM–8PM
Similar  Northwest School of Wooden, Northwest African American, Columbia River Maritime, Northwest Railway Museum, Hands On Children's Museum
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The Center for Wooden Boats (CWB) is a museum dedicated to preserving and documenting the maritime history of the Pacific Northwest area of the United States. CWB was founded by Dick Wagner in Seattle in the 1970s and has grown to include three sites; the South Lake Union campus in Lake Union Park, the Northlake Workshop & Warehouse at the North end of Lake Union, and The Center for Wooden Boats at Cama Beach State Park on Camano Island.

Contents

The center for wooden boats a tour of the boats


Collection

The CWB collection includes more than 170 vessels, mostly small sailboats and rowboats. The boats are divided into a number of sections. The livery fleet includes daysailers, rowboats, and two pedal boats.

The 20-foot (6.1 m) Blanchard Junior Knockabout is the mainstay of CWB's rental fleet. These boats were designed and built at the Blanchard Boat Company on Lake Union. They have eight, which are used for teaching and rentals.

References

Center for Wooden Boats Wikipedia


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