Washington State History Research Center, Tacoma

Washington State History Research Center, Tacoma

Washington State History Research Center is located on the waterfront near the stadium. It is an old, beautiful building. The facade of the building is decorated by four columns. There are historical archives, artifact exhibitions and a research library. There are many photographs of the old State of Washington, manuscripts, etc. Exhibitions can be found on the 3rd floor and are open, by appointment only, from Tuesday to Thursday 12:30PM to 4:30PM.

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Sight Name: Washington State History Research Center
Sight Location: Tacoma, USA
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
Guide(s) containing this sight: Landmarks Walking Tour in Tacoma  

Walking Tours in Tacoma, Washington

Create Your Own Walk in Tacoma

Create Your Own Walk in Tacoma

Creating your own self-guided walk in Tacoma is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Tacoma Museums and Art Galleries Walking Tour

Tacoma Museums and Art Galleries Walking Tour

Tacoma is a city that is very rich in culture. There are many museums in Tacoma where you can learn interesting things about the city, its history and culture. There is a large exhibition hall in the city with different temporary exhibitions. This self-guided tour will lead you to the most worthwhile museums and exhibitions of Tacoma.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.4 km
North Waterfront Walk

North Waterfront Walk

Set on the banks of Puget Sound, south of Seattle, Tacoma city is a picturesque place. Particularly this is true of Tacoma's Waterfront, a paved sidewalk running along Puget Sound’s Commencement Bay. Much loved by walkers, joggers or those searching for a good place to eat with a view, the Waterfront area holds a number of prominent attractions. This orientation walk will lead you to the...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.9 km
Point Defiance Park Walking Tour

Point Defiance Park Walking Tour

Point Defiance Park Walking Tour is a thematic, interesting tour. In this enormous park you will find a zoo, an aquarium, a museum, a historical fort and a beautiful Japanese Garden. There is a large beach as well. Take this self-guided tour to visit this beautiful area in Tacoma.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 km
Tacoma Art Galleries Walking Tour

Tacoma Art Galleries Walking Tour

There are many art galleries in Tacoma. You will see contemporary arts by both local and national artists. There are galleries that exhibit the original art works of Indians who lived in the northern part of the USA. Most of the galleries sell their art works. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most popular art galleries in the central part of Tacoma.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.0 km
Landmarks Walking Tour in Tacoma

Landmarks Walking Tour in Tacoma

Tacoma is a very beautiful city with different sightseeings and landmarks. You can visit beautiful churches, see historical buildings, and take a walk in beautiful parks decorated with fountains and monuments. Take this self-guided tour to see the most famous landmarks in Tacoma.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.7 km