Tacoma is the city closest to PLU. It is located just a short car ride North of PLU, and offers many cultural experiences. With a multitude of museums downtown, a beautiful waterfront and beautiful nature in the surrounding area, Tacoma is worth exploring.
Places to see in Tacoma:
With over 360 different species, this combined zoo and aquarium is fun for people of all ages. Meet everything from tigers to otters, and polar bears to elephants.
Watch glassblowing life and enjoy some colorful pieces of glass art.
Get some inside information on the history of Washington at this museum in downtown Tacoma, located in the old Union Station building.
If you are interested in cars and car history, this brand new museum in Tacoma is perfect for you.