In compliance with the statewide mask mandate issued by Governor Jay Inslee, Tacoma Art Museum will require face coverings for all visitors 5 and older, regardless of vaccination status, beginning August 23. Visit our COVID-19 Resources page for more information. Read more about steps you can take to keep yourself and your community safe from the coronavirus at the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department website.

Tacoma Art Museum provides opportunities for people with disabilities to connect to the world of art through a variety of accessible features.

Know what to expect before your visit to TAM, by reviewing  this Social Story  together.

Download our updated Gallery Map.

Accessible Parking Spaces

Accessible parking spaces for vehicles displaying the appropriate disability permits are located closest to the elevator in the parking lot behind Tacoma Art Museum. These spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Pacific Avenue Entrance

An automated barrier-free entrance leading to the lobby is located along Pacific Ave.


Wheelchairs are available free of charge, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tacoma Art Museum’s galleries are connected by a central ramp that allows full access to the first and second floors, with all floors connected by elevator.

Accessible Restrooms

Accessible restrooms  are available on the first and third floors.

Additional Accommodations

Additional accommodations  can be made with two weeks advance notice for museum programming and group tours.

Contact Us

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