Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short
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View all attractions on the map.
Step 1: Select Attractions
Select the below listed city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
---- All Sights ----
[A1] American Art Company
[A2] Bob's Java-Jive
[A3] Children's Museum of Tacoma (must see)
[A4] Doyle's Public House
[A5] Fireboat No. 1
[A6] First Church of Christ Scientist
[A7] First Presbyterian Church
[A8] Fort Nisqually (must see)
[A9] Fuzhou Ting
[B1] Holy Rosary Church
[B2] Jack Hyde Park
[B3] Japanese Garden
[B4] Job Carr Cabin Museum
[B5] Landmark Convention Center
[B6] Meconi's Tacoma Pub & Eatery
[B7] Museum of Glass (must see)
[B8] Old City Hall
[B9] Old St Peter's Church
[C1] Owens Beach
[C2] Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium (must see)
[C3] Puget Park
[C4] Ram Restaurant & Brewery
[C5] St Joseph Catholic Church
[C6] Stadium High School
[C7] Tacoma Art Museum (must see)
[C8] Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall (must see)
[C9] The Matador
[D1] Theater District
[D2] Washington State History Museum (must see)
[D3] Washington State History Research Center
[D4] Working Waterfront Maritime Museum (must see)
[D5] Wright Park Arboretum (must see)
Step 2: Select Starting Point
The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Use one of the selected attractions
Use my hotel or a location specified by me
Use a walk friendly hotel
Enter Place Name
Get GPS Coordinates
Locate the place on map
Choose a Hotel
Silver Cloud Inn - Tacoma Waterfront (view info)
Hotel Murano (view info)
La Quinta Inn & Suites Tacoma Seattle (view info)
Step 3: Create/Update Route
The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in 'Step 2', it is marked by a blue pin.
Your walk is not saved yet. To save it, please proceed to the final 'Step 4' below.
The walk starting point is your personal place specified in 'Step 2'.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in 'Step 2'.
Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk
Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for printing out this map or retrieving it on the GPSmyCity app by email. The GPSmyCity app offers turn by turn travel directions to guide you from one attraction to the next.