Hours and Admission

Special Notice for Sunday, May 3

TAM’s parking lot will be occupied by the Tacoma City Marathon on Sunday, May 3. The museum will be open during normal operating hours. Alternative parking or transit options may be found here.

Museum Hours

Tuesday–Sunday  10 am–5 pm
Late-Night Thursdays: Every Thursday 10 am–8 pm (Through June 25, 2015)
Free Third Thursday 5 pm–8 pm

Administrative Hours

Tuesday–Friday 8 am–5 pm
Please note that our offices are closed on Mondays






Students, Military, Seniors (65 +)


Family (2 adults and up to 4 children under 18)


Children age 5 and under


Audio Tour

Free with paid admission, $2 for members and during free admission hours

Tacoma Museum District Pass

Includes admission to four museums to use within seven days of first redemption. Passes may be purchased at TAM or any other participating museum: LeMay–America’s Car Museum, Museum of Glass, or WA State History Museum.

$45 Adult; $35 student/senior/military

Click here to learn more about the Tacoma Museum District or to purchase a ticket online.


Holiday Hours

Open the following days

  • Easter, Sunday, April 5, 2015
  • Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2015
  • Christmas Eve, Thursday, December 24, 2015

Closed the following days

  • Independence Day, Saturday, July 4, 2015
  • Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2015
  • Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 26. 2015
  • Christmas, Friday, December 25, 2015
  • New Years Day, Friday, January 1, 2016