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Things to Do & Places to Eat

Planning a visit to our area? You'll like Tacoma.

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Tacoma offers an abundance of culture, natural beauty, and tasty eats in an accessible, urban area home to about 250,000 friendly residents.

Looking for restaurant recommendations? Ask an admission counselor or tour guide during your visit for their favorites!

Travel Planning Resources

City of Tacoma
Travel Tacoma + Pierce County
24 Essential Tacoma Restaurants (
Stay in Washington
Experience Washington
South Sound Proud

Attractions and Points of Interest

Blue Mouse Theatre
Chambers Bay Golf Course
Cheney Stadium
Children’s Museum of Tacoma
Fort Nisqually Living History Museum
Fuzhou Ting
Foss Waterway Seaport

Five Mile Drive and Trails
Grand Cinema
Le-May America’s Car Museum
Mt. Rainier National Park
Museum of Glass
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park
Point Defiance Park
Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
Point Ruston Waterfront
Tacoma Art Museum
Tacoma Arts Live
Tacoma Dome
Tacoma Little Theatre
Tacoma Musical Playhouse
Washington State History Museum
Washington State Fairgrounds
W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory

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