Travel Notice:

Travel Notice:

The City of Cannon Beach/Clatsop County are in Phase 2 of the Reopening plan. Hotels/rentals are taking guests, Restaurants may offer limited seating, businesses are open with safety protocols in place. Beaches are open. The State of Oregon requires face coverings in all indoor public spaces. In addition, face coverings are required in outdoor public spaces when physical distancing is not possible. Garbage left behind on our beaches and parks has become a concern so please remember to "Pack OUT what you pack In.. help protect our environment".

See our Coronavirus Update Page for the latest details.

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Museums & History

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History buffs can visit the cannon that gave the town its name and learn about the Lewis and Clark expedition's connection to Cannon Beach, along with natural history, native cultures and early settlement, at the Cannon Beach History Center and Museum (pictured above). Anyone with connections to the nursing profession will enjoy the collection of ephemera and displays at the Lost Art of Nursing Museum and Gallery. Literature lovers will want to check the schedule at the Cannon Beach Library that presents activities for young and old including author events, lectures and other community events.

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