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Nestled in the seaport community of Port Townsend, Washington, Fort Worden is a destination you’ll want to return to again and again. Originally designed as a military base to protect Puget Sound, Fort Worden transformed into an iconic and cherished state park. But it was destined to become much more. Due to its unique and eclectic attributes, the Fort has evolved into a gathering place for events, activities, conferences, weddings and more. As diverse as these experiences may be, there is a common thread – the joy of making meaningful connections in a magnificent natural setting.

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Fort Worden’s Christmas’ Past

There have been over a hundred Christmas celebrations at Fort Worden since its commissioning in 1902. Two that come to mind this holiday season took place in 1917 and 1918.

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Pt. Wilson Lighthouse and Mt. Baker
PHOTO Jen Lee Light
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