Tacoma, Washington is a vibrant city with fantastic museums, zoos, and beaches. The city is ideal for a family getaway, boasting plenty of outdoor activities, great shopping, and delicious restaurants. Tacoma is also easily accessible to Seattle, meaning a day trip to the Emerald City is a must.
Visitors can learn more about Tacoma’s past at the Waterway Seaport. The museum delves into the city’s marine heritage and is a fantastic way to spend the afternoon with children. For history buffs, check out Washington State History Museum, or for something a little more unique, make your way to LeMay America’s Car Museum and step back in time on four wheels.
Elsewhere, the Tacoma Art Museum is devoted to Northwestern art and is home to over 4,500 pieces only display. Not surprisingly, the museum includes the most extensive collection of Northwestern jewelry also.
If you're looking to get into the great outdoors, head to the Tacoma Nature Center where there are trails to explore, complete with wildlife like racoons, deer, ducks, and Canada geese. For really close encounters with animals, Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium is the place to be.
The most popular time to visit Tacoma for good weather is from July to August.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Tacoma. The hottest month in Tacoma is May, when temperatures peak at 94 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 17 ˚F. The wettest month in Tacoma is January with 7.12 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 0.01 inches of rain.
Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Agoda and more. Tacoma has 526 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A trip to Tacoma can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $18 per night. A typical accommodation in Tacoma costs on average $247 per night.
Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Tacoma can pick from 270 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 37 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Choose from 21 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Tacoma? Then choose one of the 256 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 7 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 61 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
In Tacoma AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 230 places to stay from Airbnb, 10 accommodations from VRBO and 10 places to stay from Agoda.
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