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This photograph shows American soldiers at the time of the Civil War (and the joint occupation of San Juan Island) purchasing newspapers. News traveled fast then thanks to the newly invented telegraph but it travels even faster today!

Connect With Our Park!

We want you to stay informed about what is happening at San Juan Island NHP! Our park regularly issues news releases so that the public can learn about our full array of visitor services, planned special events, new park policies and programs. We also have a robust social media program that not only takes you 'behind the scenes' of the park but also provides visitors a way to reach out to our park rangers and help them in their mission. For journalists who are writing stories about our park, we encourage you to reach out to our public affairs officer so that you can have your questions answered in a timely and accurate fashion!

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    News Releases

    Want to find out the latest major news at our park? Interested in learning about past park events? Read our News Releases to stay informed!

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    Social Media

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    Contact Public Affairs

    Have questions about the park? Reach out to our public affairs officer for more information.

Last updated: October 15, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 429
Friday Harbor, WA 98250


360 378-2240

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