Welcome to Tacoma + Pierce County
Today we dare you to discover Tacoma + Pierce County. We challenge you to explore the possibilities of a place where urban sophistication meets outdoor adventure, where cutting edge art meets spectacular mountains and open waters. We encourage you to bring your customers and curious spirit to the region that will leave you wanting more.
Tacoma is renowned for its glass art which you'll find prominently displayed in unique venues such as Union Station and the Chihuly Bridge of Glass. The Museum District, formed by three impressive venues, is sure to surprise and delight. The Museum of Glass, Tacoma Art Museum and the Washington State History Museum form a walker friendly triangle at the heart of downtown Tacoma for visitors to enjoy. Discover new friends and the artist within as your group blows glass at one of the local hot shops.
Grab a paddle, your hiking boots and golf clubs because the great outdoors is waiting for you. Kayakers can paddle through the waters of Gig Harbor while any skill level gardener can admire the gardens of Lakewood. Long distance trekkers to casual walkers will fall in love with the beauty of Mt. Rainier. Skiing and snowboarding will attract the snow bunnies while wildlife parks will lure the animal lovers. If a manicured lawn is more your style, Chambers Bay, a Scottish link golf course is the place for you. Situated on the shores of the Puget Sound, this world renowned course will challenge and amaze with its rolling hills and scenic views.