Fort Nisqually Living History Museum

Upcoming Activities

Harvest Home

Saturday, Sep 7, 2019
11:00 am
Fort Nisqually
Join us to celebrate the sights, sounds, and smells of autumn at our Harvest Home festival. Visitors can learn to make corn husk dolls, weave wheat straw, play popular Victori…

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day at Fort Nisqually

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019
11:00 am
Fort Nisqually
  At Fort Nisqually visitors can travel back in time and experience life in Washington Territory during the 1850s. Nine buildings are open to the public, including the g…

Candlelight Tour 2019

Oct 4 & 5; 7-9 pm
Fort Nisqually
Campfires and candlelight provide illumination for this magical evening walking tour of Fort Nisqually Living History Museum. Guests eavesdrop as more than a hundred historica…

Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually

Oct 24-26; 6 pm, 7:45 pm, 9 pm
Fort Nisqually
Enter the fort by candlelight and embark on an epic adventure through time in Tacoma’s newest escape room experience. Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually, a sequel to the critical…

Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually

Nov 7-9; 6 pm, 7:45 pm, 9 pm
Fort Nisqually
Enter the fort by candlelight and embark on an epic adventure through time in Tacoma’s newest escape room experience. Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually, a sequel to the critical…

Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually

Nov 21-23; 6 pm, 7:45 pm, 9 pm
Fort Nisqually
Enter the fort by candlelight and embark on an epic adventure through time in Tacoma’s newest escape room experience. Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually, a sequel to the critical…

Christmas Regale

Saturday, Dec 7, 2019
11:00 am
Fort Nisqually
Take a break from the hustle and bustle of modern holidays and experience a real old-fashioned Christmas at Fort Nisqually Living History Museum. A highlight of the event is t…

Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually

Dec 12-14; 6 pm, 7:45 pm, 9 pm
Fort Nisqually
Enter the fort by candlelight and embark on an epic adventure through time in Tacoma’s newest escape room experience. Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually, a sequel to the critical…