Tacoma Historic Sites & Interpretive Centres
Built by the Hudson's Bay Trading company in 1833, Fort Nisqually was the first European settlement on Puget Sound. Step back in time and experience the Fort as it was in the 19th century, with volunteers dressing in period clothing reenacting daily life at the Fort.
Tacoma Nature Center is a 540-acre (218-ha) wetland habitat in the center of Tacoma. Visitors can see numerous animals from ducks and geese to racoons, foxes and more. Admission is free. Donations are appreciated.
Old City Hall Tacoma
The Old City Hall in Tacoma features an Italian Renaissance clocktower that rings every hour. The hall is located on South Commerce Street.