Tacoma, Washington Visitor's Guide

Things to do in Tacoma

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From Mt. Rainier to the Puget Sound, Tacoma offers a variety of outdoor activities, parks, and world-class museums. Located 30 miles from Seattle, Tacoma is a mix of natural beauties with trendy city spots like breweries and restaurants as well as three universities. It’s the perfect melding of old and new. The city is best known for glass art and museums like the Tacoma Art Museum.

If you’re headed to Tacoma, start your trip with our Tacoma city guide.  When you’re ready you can also reserve shared ride and private shuttle services from SeaTac to Tacoma with Premier Airport Shuttle.

Popular Things to do in Tacoma

Looking for something to do in Tacoma? Premier Airport Shuttle in Tacoma is the best way to get around and explore everything the city has to offer.  From rides to SeaTac or Mt. Rainer, get your trip started with Premier Airport Shuttle.

Just southeast of Tacoma, Mt. Rainier is a popular destination for hiking and camping as well as snowshoeing and cross-country skiing in the winter. If you’re planning a trip to Tacoma, Mt. Rainier is a must see destination.

Located in the heart of downtown Tacoma, the Museum of Glass was designed by Canadian architect Arthur Erickson and represents a celebration of the studio glass movement. The museum offers indoor & outdoor glass-art exhibits as well as glass blowing demonstrations, make your own glass experiences, and is connected to the Chihuly Bridge of Glass

1801 Dock St, Tacoma, WA 98402

Created as a gift to the city in 2002, the Chihuly Bridge of Glass is a stunning 500-foot pedestrian bridge with three glass installations. The bridge is free to the public 24 hours a day and lights up during the evening!

Between Dock Street and Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, WA

Point Defiance Park is like an urban oasis with Rose Garden, Rhododendron Garden, beaches, hiking trails, a boardwalk, a boathouse, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, and the Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium.

5400 N Pearl St, Tacoma, WA 98407

This is the only combined zoo and aquarium in the Northwest. Nowhere else can you see hammerhead sharks, stingrays, wolves, penguins, and elephants all in one place with breathtaking views of Puget Sound, Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains.

5400 N Pearl St, Tacoma, WA 98407

Adjacent to the Tacoma Dome, the LeMay – America’s Car Museum offers four-level, 165,000-sq.-ft of the world’s largest private car collection as well as 12 rotating exhibits.

2702 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421

Cheney Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium and home to the Tacoma Defiance soccer team and the Tacoma Rainiers baseball team of the Pacific Coast League (PCL) and the Triple-A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners.

2502 S Tyler St, Tacoma, WA 98405

Serving one of the most diverse communities in the Northwest, the Tacoma Art Museum (TAM) features works ranging from Dale Chihuly glass works, European Impressionism, and Japanese prints. However, its primary focus is on the art and artists from the Pacific Northwest. 

1701 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402

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Things to do in Tacoma

Hotels in Tacoma

  • Comfort Inn – 8620 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 984442
  • Courtyard by Marriott Tacoma Downtown – 1515 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA 98402
  • Emerald Queen Hotel & Casino – 5700 Pacific Hwy E, Fife, WA 98424
  • Hotel Murano – 1320 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites – 2102 S C St, Tacoma, WA 98402
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Tacoma – 1425 E 27th St, Tacoma, WA 98421
  • Marriott Tacoma Downtown – 1538 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA 98402
  • McMenamins Elks Temple – 565 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402
  • Red Lion Hotel Tacoma – 8402 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 98444
  • Shilo Inn – 7414 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 98408
  • Silver Cloud Inn – 2317 Ruston Way, Tacoma, WA 98402
  • The Villa Bed and Breakfast – 705 N 5th St, Tacoma, WA 98403
  • The INN at Gig Harbor – 3211 56th St NW, Gig Harbor, WA 98335
  • Thornewood Castle Bed and Breakfast – 8601 N Thorne Ln SW, Lakewood, WA 98498

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