Things to do in Tacoma, WA

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Tacoma Attractions

Eager to know the top things to do in Tacoma? Awesome shopping, delicious local cuisine and a broad range of exciting tourist attractions are just a taste of what you'll get. Get your bags packed and discover the secrets of this buzzing city.

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Heading to Tacoma on a budget? The following can be experienced for zip.

Karpeles Manuscript Museum - Filled with intriguing objects and exhibits, this gallery is heaven for hungry minds.

Point Defiance Park - Make this place your first port of call if you're looking for fun during your escape.

University of Washington Tacoma - Pay a visit to this landmark and be wowed by its unique design.

Tacoma Narrows Bridge - Educate yourself about some of the unique history of the region through this attraction.

Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center - If you'd like to explore a few of the more important or interesting places in the community, start here.

W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory - If you like spending time in the garden, this place will excite your inner green thumb.

Things to Do in Tacoma with Kids

There's fun for the whole family wherever you wander in Tacoma. Here are some family friendly experiences you can try together that are sure to make your trip a blast:


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