Best Places To See in Tacoma

Expert recommended Top 3 Places To See in Tacoma, Washington. All of our places to see face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


5400 North Pearl Street, Tacoma, WA 98407

Since 1905

Scouts, School Learning and Field Trips, Exhibits, Camps and Programs, Eye-to-Eye Shark Dives, Private Events, Arctic Tundra, Rocky Shores, Red Wolf Woods, Wild Wonders Outdoor Theater, Budgie Buddies, Pacific Seas Aquarium & Asian Forest Sanctuary

The 29-acre Zoo is large enough to offer an awesome array of animals yet small enough to let you get really close to them. The breathtaking views of Puget Sound, Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains are free and so is the parking. Free admission for Infant (2 and under). The 700-acre Point Defiance Park with views of Mount Rainier and Puget Sound and with over 520 different animal species, a vintage carousel and Zoolights, there's plenty to explore. Offers summer camp program

Price: Adult (13-64) $21
Senior (65+) $20
Youth (5-12) $17
Tot (3&4) $13

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Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat & Sun 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

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1801 Dock Street, Tacoma, WA 98402

Since 2002

Annual and Private Events, Group Tours, Kids Design Glass, Groups and Tours, School Visit, Café, Community Programs, Individuals and Families, Exhibition, Studio Glass and Documents, Shop, Workshop, Museum Store & Collection

Provides a dynamic learning environment to appreciate the medium of glass through creative experiences, collections and exhibitions. Museum facilities include 11,000-square-feet of exhibition space, a hot shop amphitheatre, a theatre for video and performing arts, and an education studio for creative development and interpretation. An international centre for contemporary art with a sustained focus on glass. Free admission for Museum Members/Children (under 6)

Price: Admission:
Adults: $17
Seniors (62+)/Students/Military (with ID): $14
Children (6-12): $5
AAA Members: $15

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Wed - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon & Tue Closed

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2702 East D Street, Tacoma, WA 98421

Since 2012

Educator Programs, Group Tour, Private Parties, Family Steam Days, Family Zone, Cafe, Exhibitions, Summer Camps, Stores, Collections, School, Rental Spaces, Adult Programs, Youth and Family, Pinewood Derby Races, Special Events, Preschool, Late Night Programs & Scout

Free admission for Child (5 and under) & ACM Member. ACM is designed to preserve history and celebrate the world's automotive culture. The spacious facility houses up to 350 cars, trucks and motorcycles from private owners, corporations, and the LeMay collection, which amassed a Guinness Book record of more than 3,500 vehicles in the mid-'90s. Facility features 12 rotating exhibits, five annual Signature Events and serves as an educational centre, hosting students of all ages. Free admission

Discount: 10% Off on adult admission View Deal

Price: Adults: $18:
Seniors (Age 65+): $16
Active Duty Military: $16
Students: $14
Youth (Ages 6-12): $10

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Mon - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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