- The list below includes 236 free or cheap things to do in or near Tacoma, Washington, including 90 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Bowling, Movie Theaters and Art Museum.
- From Point Defiance Park to Wright Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Tacoma and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Puyallup, Lacey, Bremerton and Federal Way.
Situated within Wright Park, the W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory offers exotic tropical plants as well as seasonal floral displays. The site is most known for its historic glass conservatory with a distinctive 12-sided central dome.
This 9 acre facility contains a four-story museum of cars, truck and motorcycles along with a cafe, galleries, meeting space and a banquet hall. The three and a half acre show field is used for car shows, summer carnivals, and other outdoor entertainment.
Focusing on independent and culturally significant films, The Grand Cinema strives to enrich the lives of both natives and visitors to the area. Several events are held at the site throughout the year, including a monthly Documentary Week and film discussion panels.
325 152nd Street East, Tacoma, WA 98445 MoreLess Info
For true car lovers, LeMay Museum at Marymount is a paradise. The museum features hundreds of unique vintage vehicles including fire engines, trucks, buses, motorcycles, specialty cars, and much more.