Poulsbo's historic Little Norway is one of the Kitsap Peninsula's favorite and most popular destination for visitors of all ages and interests. Stroll down Front Street to explore galleries, museums and shops in Poulsbo's growing Arts District or stop by one of several waterfront restaurants to enjoy a beverage overlooking the marina and waterfront park. Poulsbo's famous Little Norway is very pedestrian, child and pet friendly. Affordable lodging options are available at the Poulsbo Guest House International and Poulsbo Inn & Suites conveniently located near shopping and dining districts. This charming waterfront community welcomes visitors for the day, overnight and for long relaxing vacations. Read our blog to learn about Little Norway's unique winter celebration, Julefest.
Tour Downtown Poulsbo Aboard the New Kitsap Transit Central Loop #44!
Poulsbo is a great place to enjoy a weekend getaway anytime of the year. "Little Norway" has a wonderful, pedestrian friendly, historic downtown lined with shops, casual and fine dining choices, art galleries with local artwork and historic attractions including the Martinson Cabin Museum in Nelson Park on Lindvig Way.
Now Open : Poulsbo Maritime Museum & Visitor Center in Downtown Historic Poulsbo: 19010 Front Street NE - Open Daily, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Poulsbo Maritime Museum showcases it maritime history and invites guests. The museum features items from the Pacific Coast Codfish Co. and Mosquito Fleet that served Poulsbo and include ship models, maps and a maritime library. The museum also includes a visitor center hosted by the Poulsbo Chamber and Historic Downtown Poulsbo Association.
Permanent and guest moorage with lots of amenities! Easy to reach all of the wonderful shops and restaurants that Poulsbo has to offer for the day, the weekend or the week. The Poulsbo Marina is an excellent place to start or end your Kitsap Peninsula National Water Trails adventure! There is kayak and SUP rentals and the beautiful Liberty Bay offers a safe and leisure opportunity to explore the shorelines and waterways.
June 11 - First Annual Poulsbo Twilight Criterium Bike Race
June 18 - Sons of Norway - Midsommarfest & Raisingof Mainstang Pole
June 18-19 - MidsommerFest - Poulsbo Marina & Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails CelebrationFree July July 3 - Celeberation & Fireworks
July 5, 12, 19, 26 & August 2, 9th - Tuesday Summer Nights at the Bay
August 19 - 21 - Poulsbo Arts Festival