Hours and Admission

Museum Hours

Tuesday–Sunday  10 am–5 pm
Free Third Thursday 5 pm–8 pm

attention-303861_960_720PARKING NOTICE FOR SUNDAY MAY 1, 2016

TAM will be open during normal operating hours from 10 am – 5 pm, but please find alternative parking. Our lot will be occupied by the Tacoma City Marathon for most of the day.

Please take transit in or park at other locations, information may be found here.

Administrative Hours

Tuesday–Friday 8 am–5 pm






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, March 27, 2016
  • Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2016
  • Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24, 2016
  • New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31, 2016

Closed the following days

  • Independence Day, Monday, July 4, 2016
  • Labor Day, Monday, September 5, 2016
  • Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • Christmas, Sunday, December 25, 2016
  • New Years Day, Sunday, January 1, 2017