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


Discount Admission Programs





Students and Seniors (65 +)


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


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.

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.

$55.50 Adult

$43.30 student (6-18, over 18 with valid student ID)/senior (65+)/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 21, 2019

Closed the following days

  • Preparation for the Rebecca and Jack Benaroya Wing, Saturday, January 12, 2019
  • Delayed opening until 2 pm, Sunday, January 13, 2019
  • President’s Day, Monday, February 19, 2018
  • Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019
  • Independence Day, Thursday, July 4, 2019
  • Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2019
  • Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 28, 2019
  • Christmas Day, Wednesday, December 25, 2019
  • New Years Day, Wednesday, January 1, 2020