Hours and Admission

Museum Hours

Tuesday–Sunday  10 am–5 pm
Free Thursdays  5–8 pm
Closed Mondays

Administrative Hours

Tuesday–Friday  8 am–5 pm


TAM knows that families in our community value learning. To help families during the teacher strikes, TAM will offer free admission to family groups from September 6-14. Explore, get messy, and learn together at TAM!

Discount Admission Programs





Students and Seniors (65 +)


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


Military (active duty, reservists, veterans, and family)


Tacoma Public Schools High School Students


Children age 5 and under


Children age 18 and under

Free on Saturdays

Group Rate

Groups of 10 or more, see group tour pricing.

20% off any TAM membership for members of The (Tacoma) Mountaineers*

*Cannot be combined with other offers;  offer ends 7/8/18

Tacoma Museum District Pass

Includes admission to six museums to use within 1 year of redemption. Passes may be purchased at TAM or any other participating museum: Washington State History Museum, Museum of Glass, LeMay-America’s Car Museum, Foss Waterway Seaport, and Children’s Museum of Tacoma.

$52.50 Adult; $42 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 1, 2018

Closed the following days

  • President’s Day, Monday, February 19, 2018
  • Art in Bloom, Tuesday, May 22, 2018
  • Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, 2018
  • Independence Day, Wednesday, July 4, 2018
  • Labor Day, Monday, September 3, 2018
  • Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 22, 2018
  • Christmas Eve, Monday, December 24, 2018
  • Christmas Day, Tuesday, December 25, 2018
  • New Year’s Eve, Monday, December 31, 2018
  • New Years Day, Tuesday, January 1, 2019