Peace Over War

San Juan Island is well known for splendid vistas, saltwater shore, quiet woodlands, orca whales and one of the last remaining native prairies in the Puget Sound/Northern Straits region. But it was also here in 1859 that the United States and Great Britain nearly went to war over possession of the island, the crisis ignited by the death of a pig. Read More

Visitors enjoy sun at the beach.

2016 Program Guide

From cultural demonstrations to ranger guided walks, the park's 2016 Summer Program Guide offers an exciting summer in the park.

PRESCRIBED FIRES SCHEDULED FOR YOUNG HILL

PRESCRIBED FIRES SCHEDULED

San Juan Island National Historical Park is planning to perform a prescribed burn on portions of Young Hill.

Volunteers reenact peaceful resolution.

Centennial Events

Help celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the National Park Service at a variety of park events.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 429
Friday Harbor, WA 98250

Phone:

(360) 378-2240

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