Franklin Street Station Bed and Breakfast

Local Sites

Astoria Column

Astoria Column

125 feet high with 164 sprial steps to the top for the most fantastic view of the Columbia River and the Pacific Ocean. It can be seen from the Franklin Street Bed & Breakfast.

Flavel House Museum

Flavel House

An elegant Victorian home built by Captain George Flavel. It is listed in the National Regster of Historic Places. A short walk from the Franklin B&B.

Maritime Museum

Columbia River Maritime Museum

Learn about our region's maritime history. The museum is full of artifacts, models, and displays. Best of all it is a short walk from Franklin St.

Aquatic Center

Aquatic Center

There are four pools, a spa, a fitness room and it is open year-round. One of the pools features 105 foot open slide.

Ft. Clatsop Memorial

Fort Clatsop

A living history program that features demonstrations daily. Ft. Clatsop was the winter quarters for the Lewis and Clark expedition.

Fort Stevens Park

Fort Stevens

This fort guarded the mouth of the Columbia River from the Civil War until World War II. The park features a state run campground, museum, and old gun batteries to explore.

Crab & Seafood Festival

Crab and Seafood Festival

An event held every year during the last weekend in April. It features seafood of all varieties and samples of many Oregon wines. There are retail and craft booths plus continuous entertainment.

Scandinavian Festival

Scandinavian Festival

Held in June during the summer solstice. Festivities include Nordic dishes, costumes, crafts, music and folk dancing. You don't have to be scandinavian to love this.

Fourth of July

Fourth of July

A great time on the Columbia River. Four area towns feature firework displays over the river and ocean. There are many activities and the weather is usually great in July.

Astoria Regatta

Astoria Regatta

A tradition since 1894. It takes place each year during the second weekend of August. Some of the highlights include the grand parade, Yacht Club races, salmon barbecue, and a classic car show.