Why Choose Tacoma?
Add a different twist to meetings by choosing Tacoma, Washington and the South Puget Sound. With your feet in the saltwater of Tacoma’s Commencement Bay, the 14,411-foot summit of Mount Rainier is only 42 miles away. That 42 miles is packed with art museums, pristine parks, meticulously preserved history, stadium-sized entertainment, hiking, biking, paddling and swimming. Located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, Pierce County stretches from the banks of the Puget Sound to the summit of Mount Rainier. Conveniently located 18 miles south of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Tacoma has easy to access via Interstate-5 and offers a wide selection of meeting spaces to accommodate meetings of any size. Five major convention and event centers handle larger groups, while unique venues are perfect for smaller meetings, VIP events and retreats. The area boasts a variety of hotels with meeting space and plenty of pre- and post-meeting activities for attendees to enjoy. Many meeting venues, hotels, shopping districts, restaurants and attractions lie within walking distance of each other or are easy to reach by local transportation. Our cutting-edge facilities, stunning natural surroundings and artful inspiration combined with the region’s warm hospitality and service ensure the success of your next meeting. Let the team at Travel Tacoma - Mt. Rainier make your job easy. Our team of destination experts is ready to help make your next event a great success. As your central information resource, we are here to make your meetings and events extraordinary. Our services take the pressure off of you in the planning process, during the event and when your attendees want to extend their stay. Start planning your next meeting, conference, wedding or special event today!
Distance from airport
- Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
28.97 km from city center
Museum of Glass
Destiny Harbor Tours
Harmon Pub + Brewery
Tacoma Comedy Club
Mount Rainier Scenic Railroad + Museum
Greater Tacoma Convention Center
The Greater Tacoma Convention Center is located in Washington State. We offer 119,000+ square feet of flexible space for meetings, conferences, tradeshows and celebrations. We look forward to assisting in planning your next successful event.
- Exhibit Space4,645 sq. mTotal meeting space10,219 sq. m
With more than 6,000 sleeping rooms and inspiring meeting and event space, Tacoma and Pierce County can easily accommodate your conference and conventions. For smaller meetings and retreats, choose from museums, gardens and inns to create the perfect ambiance and productive environment. The Travel Tacoma and its professional team look forward to working with you on your next event. We are ready to help customize your meeting and create an extraordinary experience for your attendees.