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Washington Cascade Mountains and Valleys Sights

Foss Waterway Seaport

  • 705 Dock St. Map It
  • Tacoma

Updated 10/31/2014

Fodor's Review

With its beautiful setting right along the Thea Foss waterfront, the turn-of-the-20th-century, wharf-style structure—with a dashing new glass facade—is easily reached along a walk by the bay. Inside the enormous timber building, a museum devoted to the city's waterfront heritage contains displays about the history of Tacoma's brisk shipping business. Extensive exhibits cover boat-making, importing and exporting, and the development of the waterfront. Photos and relics round out the exhibits, and children's activities are staged regularly.

Sight Information

Address:

705 Dock St., Tacoma, Washington, 98402, United States

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Phone:

253-272–2750

Sight Details:

  • $8
  • Wed.–Sat. 10–4, Sun. noon–4

Updated 10/31/2014

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