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Greater Tacoma Convention Center

1500 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA 98402-3307
+1 253-830-6601
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Beautiful facility

Attended a large event here. Parking was convenient, access to the I-5 was easy. There are plenty... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Abbotsford, Canada
Beautiful building with an incredible view ...

I was there attending an event. It was my second time being there and the building itself is... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Salem, Oregon
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Our trademark glass walls, breathtaking mountain and water views, impressive architectural details, and high quality interiors anchor us in the heart of a vibrant city. Just 20 miles south of the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, the Greater Tacoma Convention Center is one of the largest meeting locations in the Pacific Northwest. Surrounded by natural beauty, the Convention Center offers an impressive selection of usable event space including the 50,000 square foot column-free exhibition hall, 25,000 sq. ft. of ballroom & meeting space and more than 42,000 sq. ft. of additional event space. With over 400 hotel rooms within walking distance, the Convention Center has more than 2,200 rooms in the nearby Tacoma region. The Convention Center is surrounded by world-class museums, impressive dining, shopping, day spas, art, golf, and other attractions for event attendees to enjoy.
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  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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1500 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA 98402-3307
+1 253-830-6601
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Attended a large event here. Parking was convenient, access to the I-5 was easy. There are plenty of nearby hotels. The facility itself is large and spacious, and the staff keeps it all running smoothly. The food offered was good for fast food. There are...More

Thank Katnelsen
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I was there attending an event. It was my second time being there and the building itself is spectacular. Paid parking available and the local public transport train stops right in front of the building. Make sure you eat before going, as if you plan...More

Thank kguthreau
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I attended the Pacific Northwest Veterinary Conference in late September. The main speaking stream was held in the combined space of Ballrooms A and B. For this enormous space, there was a single small projection screen, and even for the people who sat within range...More

Thank TripletA
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Attended a 2-day conference in Tacoma, hosted at this site. they have several large ballrooms that can be connected into 1 superlarge ballroom, and many meeting rooms on the other floors. Tacoma is not convenient to where I live, but I wouldn't mind attending more...More

Thank mshapiro99
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The Tacoma Convention Center is an outstanding venue to hold any size event. You will find this facility to be much more affordable than similar size facilities in Seattle and much nicer too. We have held the WA State Elementary Chess Championships at this venue...More

2  Thank County-Hunter
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I was here for a one day training. Parking was convenient enough. I don't mind walking a couple blocks to get to the event space from the parking garage, but it is quite drab and not a great pedestrian experience. There is an opportunity for...More

Thank NickABQ
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Been here for many different events. Lots of spaces and options- parking is a bit crazy. Rooms can be transformed so many ways. Its a great center in the middle of town within walking distance to many eats and places to visit.

Thank Ashley F
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I've only attended functions; I've never rented space from them. This is one of the nicest convention centers between Portland to Seattle. The building is modern, big and well laid out. It's in a beautiful part of Tacoma with a great view of Mt. Rainer...More

Thank Bryon S
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Came here for the 2016 NWAC Volleyball Championship. This is a very nice up to date facility and the space for the championship was great! Parking was convenient and reasonably priced.

Thank Roger E
Reviewed 24 September 2016

I was here for a genealogy seminar. The center was extremely clean and had ample parking. Also, employees were very friendly and helpful.

Thank Rlisa_7
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