Tacoma History Within Reach

Get closer to Tacoma history with Tacoma Historical Society and Tacoma Historical Society Museum

Have a conversation. Connect with experts in Tacoma history. At Tacoma Historical Society, history is not just something in a glass case. It is alive and accessible.

It's our mission to collect, document, and share the unique history of Tacoma, Washington, and our passion to share it with you. At Tacoma Historical Society and Tacoma Historical Society Museum, we forge connections between generations, foster an appreciation for the past, and cultivate a sense of place within our community.