On the end of town is the Forks Timber Museum. To travelers
from around the world, the Forks Timber Museum is a real
eye-opener. If you ever wanted to learn anything about
loggers of the past and their tools of the trade, the Forks
Timber Museum is the place to stop. The museum displays
exhibits depicting local history dating back to the 1870s.
Constructed in 1990 by the Forks High School carpentry
class, the 3,200 square foot building provides a fascinating
look back into the local history of the timber industry.
Inside its friendly confines, there are ancient cross-cut
and chain saws used by men of the woods, a bunkhouse showing
where they slept and how they lived, and books and videos of
who these men were and what they did. Outside, there's a
memorial garden to sit and rest in. There's even a fire
lookout tower and nature trails. The Forks Timber Museum is
located in Forks Washington, the Heart of the Olympic