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  • Take our online survey and help us develop long-range capital improvement and program plans for Fort Nisqually Living History Museum. Click here to take the survey.
  • Park Board approves Point Defiance Park Master Plan Update Details

Four Major Project Areas within Point Defiance Park

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Community input helped shape the long-term plan for Point Defiance Park.

small-photos-FORT Master Plan Focus Areas
Fort Nisqually Living History Museum
Help planners develop long-range capital improvement and programming for the Fort. The process is on track to wrap up in spring 2016.

waterfront-small Waterfront Phase I
Envision an even more accessible, active and thriving waterfront.

As part of Waterfront Phase I, Metro Parks Tacoma has joined forces with the City of Tacoma to host an innovative water treatment system designed to improve Puget Sound water quality.

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Planning is under way for a new aquarium and exhibit renovations.

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We will continue to address a mix of projects throughout the park.

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