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Point Defiance Park
Ranked #1 of 83 things to do in Tacoma
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Scenic park offering more than 700 acres of woodland trails, gardens and waterfront views, along with a zoo and aquarium.
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

So many things to do and explore! Gardens, trails, the Marina, Owen Beach. A great place for children to explore nature and burn off energy :)

Thank Rebecca B
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I had never been to Tacoma before and was only there for one day so wasn't sure what to do. So glad we decided to explore Point Defiance. Such a beautiful park with tons of fun things to do. Must visit if in Tacoma!

Thank John S
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Zoolights —Always magical! Go early!
Don’t go on New Years Eve!
Great fun, delightful for all

Owens Beach-terrific all year for families, or solo. I never tire of the changing view . So lucky to have such beauty nearby.

Thank Kim M
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Whenever I feel the need for the woods, large trees, salt water beach, view the Narrows Bridges, I take a drive thru the Point. Absolutely beautiful place.

Thank Brenda C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Pt Defiance Park is one of the great open spaces left in Tacoma. Great drive, walk or hike. Plus there is the Zoo. Great little zoo for the space. Beach access also.

Thank Jeff N
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