Tacoma Museum District

Six major museums line Tacoma's downtown core to form an impressive and distinct district showcasing some of the world's best collections and unique artwork.

Discover creative culture, exquisite glass, timeless history, classic automobiles, family fun and maritime heritage in Tacoma’s Museum District.

Don't miss out on Museum Week Northwest [May 16 -23, 2014] this spring! With over 55 participating museums in the Puget Sound region and 8 in Pierce County, Museum Week Northwest highlights the incredible talent and beauty that we represent.

All Pierce County participating museums are offering Buy One, Get One Free admission during Museum Week. Mark your calendars!

Tacoma Art Museum
Tacoma Art Museum connects people through art. It displays collections of work by Northwest artists and traveling exhibits. Current Exhibitions...

Museum of Glass
The Museum of Glass dominates the skyline with its 90-foot angled silver cone which houses a working Hot Shop amphitheater Current Exhibitions...

Washington State History Museum
The Washington State History Museum tells the stories of the people, places and industries that have shaped the state. Current Exhibitions....

LeMay America's Car Museum
LeMay - America's Car Museum spotlights America’s love affair with the car. It explores how cars shaped our society. Current Exhibitions...

Foss Waterway Seaport
Foss Waterway Seaport is Tacoma's century-old restored shipping warehouse and maritime heritage educational center. Current Exhibitions...

Children's Museum of Tacoma
The Children's Museum of Tacoma features hands-on exhibits and an art studio for children of all ages to learn and play. Current Exhibitions...

Chihuly Bridge of Glass
The Chihuly Bridge of Glass, a 500-foot pedestrian walkway, connects the Museum of Glass to the Washington State History Museum plaza. The bridge contains three displays of Chihuly glass art, creating a free outdoor "museum."
Museum Week NW
Celebrate Northwest museums! More than 55 organizations in the Seattle-Tacoma region have created special programming and admission offers to welcome you! There are 8 Pierce County museums participating this year, make sure to see them all! More information...