• Public transportation within walking distance, including bus and train service to Seattle. Just 2 blocks from the FREE Sound Transit Trolley that services all of downtown!
  • Located in the heart of downtown Tacoma.
  • Within a few blocks of dozens of highly-rated restaurants, including such cuisine as: Seafood, Steak, Asian Cuisine, Italian, Sushi, Tex-Mex and more.
  • Nearby attractions include the world-famous Glass Museum, the Lemay Auto Museum, The Tacoma Convention Center, UW-Tacoma, Tacoma Art Museum, Point Defiance Park, Vashon Island and much more.
  • Within walking distance of gourmet grocery stores, boutiques, spa and salon services, 3 and 4 Star lodging, martini bars and much more.



Attractions

 

Freedom Boat Club Tacoma

Freedom Boat Club is an affordable alternative to boat ownership. We are the nations oldest and largest boat club with 15,000+ members across 22 states and Canada. We have over 1,600 boats in our fleet and 135+ locations with reciprocal plans that give you access to all club locations nationwide. We happily invite you down to our new Tacoma location to check out our boats and see if one of our membership plans could be right for you!



Museum of Glass

The Museum of Glass is a fine arts museum dedicated to presenting the medium of glass within the context of contemporary art in all media. The Museum presents the richness and diversity of the art of our time and explores how glass draws from and contributes to the many facets of contemporary art.



Tacoma Art Museum

In May 2003, Tacoma Art Museum opened a new facility twice the size of its previous home, allowing the museum to expand on its vision and mission. The Antoine Predock-designed building, located in the heart of Tacoma’s Cultural District, features flexible exhibition space in a series of galleries that wrap around an open-air interior stone garden.



University of Washington, Tacoma Campus

Since opening their doors in 1990, the University of Washington Tacoma has provided high-quality programs leading to bachelor's and master's degrees.



Union Station Rotunda

This unique, historic setting is perfect for many occasions. Art displays by Dale Chihuly, magnificent marble walls, terrazzo floors, and the original glass block flooring in the east balcony area each add a beautiful backdrop to any celebration.



Greater Tacoma Convention Center

The GTCTC offers more than 119,000 square feet of flexible event space for meetings, conferences, tradeshows and celebrations. Conveniently located just south of Seattle, 20 miles south of SeaTac Airport, close to I-5, within walking distance of two premium hotels and more options close by. We are dedicated to protecting the environment through implementation of sustainability practices and green initiatives. The GTCTC is a full service facility providing a team of seasoned staff members to assist you in planning and implementing a successful event.



Tacoma Dome

Nestled in downtown Tacoma, near the waters of Commencement Bay, sits the 6.1-acre Tacoma Dome Entertainment Complex. It’s unique design and technology enhances the sights and sounds for every event.



Working Waterfront Maritime Museum

The Museum was incorporated in 1996 to carry on the work begun in the early 1990's by Life on the Sound founders Phyllis Harrison and Mike Vlahovich to create community space to celebrate the art, culture, crafts and skills of Puget Sound's maritime history and maritime community.



Emerald Queen Casino

Whether you're looking for more ways to play or a great place to stay...the Emerald Queen Casino has it all!



Seymour Botanical Conservatory

Exotic tropical plants and floral displays await you at the W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory in Wright Park. This historic glass conservatory, with its distinctive twelve-sided central dome, is listed on the City of Tacoma, Washington State and National historic registers.



Washington State History Museum

The Washington State History Museum is where fascination and FUN come together! People of all ages can explore and be entertained in an environment where characters from Washington's past speak about their lives.



Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

The Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium is large enough to offer an awesome array of animals yet small enough to let you get really close to them. It's fun, affordable and offers breathtaking views of the Puget Sound, Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains.



Okean Voyaging Yacht Charters

Charter Now! Planning your vacation is easy! Take a look at our charter vacation calendar and rates pages to check on availability and pricing. Then contact us to reserve Moon and Stars for your next trip!



Island Lady Charters

At Island Lady Charters we know your free time and leisure activities are important. We offer a diverse range of services to meet the cultural, entertainment and recreational interests of our customers in the Tacoma, WA area. Whether you are looking to meet new friends or just get away from it all Island Lady Charters can help. Shed the stress and worry of everyday life and enjoy a fantastic time. Contact Island Lady Charters today