TOUR SEASON IS ALMOST HERE: We are busy as busy-bees working out the details for the season. We hope to get events on the calendar asap - See our calendar and/or subscribe to our newsletter for current events! Don’t forget we offer private tours and events ALL YEAR! Dates times and prices coming soon y’all!
Suitable for all ages and sensibilities, our general "Bellinghistory" tours will alternate weekly and/or monthly during the 2018 season on saturday or Sunday afternoons.
Stroll through one of Bellingham’s oldest neighborhoods with a costumed guide and hear stories about pioneer families, Victorian houses, parks, schools, churches, stores, and more! Optional beverage from (TBD) (21+with valid ID).
The tour covers just over one mile and runs around one hour plus time to chat over a pint (optional) when it concludes at (TBD)
Whatcom creek tour
Let our guides teach you some Bellinghistory 101 while exploring the “noisy waters” of Whatcom Creek, the birth-site of our town. Visit two of the oldest buildings in town and learn the history of Old Town and Maritime Heritage Park.
The tour begins promptly at 2 pm, meet at the amphitheater at Maritime Heritage Park (500 W Holly Street, Bellingham, WA 98225). This tour is a loop that runs around an hour plus a few minutes depending how fast we walk and how much we talk! Total distance is under a mile.
Our guide will lead you in exploring the the old main drag of the former little mining town of Sehome. Tour concludes with a drink at (TBD) for those 21+ with valid ID.
Tour begins promptly at (TBD)
south side stories
An introduction to historic Fairhaven, once its own little town with big aspirations. Hear about Fairhaven's wild-west glory days featuring lively characters such as “Dirty Dan” Harris.
The tour begins promptly at (TBD)
holly street history
Explore the history of Bellingham’s main arterial downtown street. Stories and snapshots of bygone days on the old main drag.