Children's Museum of Tacoma, Tacoma

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Children's Museum of Tacoma is a nonprofit museum for children located in Tacoma, Washington. The museum officially opened in 1986. The museum offers hands on play-to-learn experiences for children. In 2018 the museum secured a 1.6 million dollar commitment from the U.S. Department of Defense to open a satellite location on a military base (Joint Base Lewis-McChord).

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  • I have a 2 year old and a 9 month old, both of which had a blast at this museum. It has a free admission but they accept donations. We had 3 adults, 2 children and donated $20 to enter which is a lot....  more »
  • Go here with family to enjoy a few hours watching our family having a good time and Interacting with other children and learning all sorts of life skills.  more »
  • Tacoma's small children's museum is great. It is just the right size to spend an hour or three and just let the kids run. There is a place for tinkering and art, a water play some, and a few large interactive play places. I really enjoy how clean it is and how nice the staff is. We go often and always enjoy sitting in a window seat watching the kids play.
  • The museum is great. Lots of great areas to play for kids and a perfect place to go on a rainy day. Many different activities including an amazing water section inside. We stayed for 2 hours and didn't get bored The only negatives are it can be hard to park outside and it can get very crowded. Definitely the best place to take young kids on a rainy day in Tacoma

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