Children's Museum Of Tacoma




The Children’s Museum of Tacoma can bring the power of play to your special wedding event. Featuring a playful gallery of imaginative playscapes and hands-on activity opportunities, the Museum is a perfect place to host your gathering with family and friends. The Children's Museum of Tacoma can accommodate up to 200 guests and is available Wednesday through Monday evenings for private events, and all day Tuesdays. Private events can combine the Museum's playscape gallery, lobby, or cafe to create the perfect venue for your needs. Imagine mixing and mingling with guests as you sip cocktails in this creative space. The space is colorful and inspired with creativity to ensure you and your guests remember the event for a lifetime. Host your wedding day with those you love most and enjoy a memorable day at the Children’s Museum of Tacoma.

Venue Style

Event Center, Museum/Gallery


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 75 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 5:00PM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $600 for a reception and/or ceremony and includes 2 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $150/hr. A refundable security deposit of $300 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Children's Museum Of Tacoma is estimated at between $5,029 and $12,462 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
No kitchen
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by midnight