Hours:Wed - Sun 10am-5pm, 3rd Thursday of Every Month Open Until 8pm
The Washington State History Museum is where fascination and FUN come together! People of all ages can explore and be entertained in an environment where characters from Washington's past speak about their lives. Through interactive exhibits, theatrical storytelling, high-tech displays and dramatic artifacts, learn about our state's unique people and places, as well as their impact on the country and the world. Attend exhibit openings, educational field trips, or unique and exciting programs. Enjoy a family day camp in the summer or our Model Train Festival in the winter. Learn more about downtown Tacoma with our annual historic scavenger hunt the Tacoma History Hike. Experience Native American art at our In the Spirit Contemporary Native Arts Festival. Whatever your family enjoys, the Washington State History Museum has a program for you. Make it easiest on your family by becoming members, which gets you in free to the Museum all year long and gets you special "Members Only" invites to exhibit openings. Share Washington's History with your family. Why? Because These Walls CAN Talk.