Climb Aboard These Historical Revolutionary War Era Ships That Are Sailing Into Oregon

We’re fascinated by Oregon’s historic spots, but we also love traveling outside the state to visit other places around the country to learn about the history of America. This May, we won’t have to travel farther than our very own coast to get a taste of the Revolutionary War, when these two tall ships come right into Coos Bay. Take a look:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Are you ready to climb aboard Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain? Make sure to visit the Grays Harbor Historical Seaport website to find out more, and to book your tickets.

To explore Oregon’s history, you might want to visit the grave of this famous explorer, and learn all about the Oregon Trail at this special place.