Museum Programs

Our Programs

Museum offers many programs to the Cortes Island community.

Explore below, learn more about the Misty Isle Cruises offered in the summer, listen to our podcasts, enjoy the videos created by our youths, come to our events.

Misty Isles Historic Cruises
2024 Cortes Museum Cruises with Misty Isles Adventures   The waters around Cortes Island are famous for their spectacular natural beauty, important bird, marine and animal habitats, and significant cultural...
Creative Spaces – Garden & Studio Tour
Garden and Studio Tour Annually in Summer Spend a day touring gardens, arts and crafts studios and workshops. The Cortes Island Museum sponsors this unique tour of creative spaces on...
Museum Events
Museum Outreach Events We organize events to entertain and educate! In addition to our exhibits, the museum organizes summer and winter events to entertain and educate our visitors. Our events...
Celebrating Seniors
Celebrating Seniors – Reel Youth Films In the 2015 Reel Youth Celebrating Seniors Film Program, several generations came together to produce short films. Spanning 12-82 years of age, the participants...
Talk Shows
Online Talk Shows Cortes Island Museum, in partnership with Cortes Radio, FolkU and Cortes Currents, produces talk shows and newsworthy updates on current topics. We want to hear what stories...
Vintage Vignettes
Vintage Vignettes – CKTZ Have you ever wondered what life was like in a small island community in simpler times? Imagine no ferries, no electricity, few roads or cars, no...