Fort Nisqually Living History Wedding
Fort Nisqually wedding
Fort Nisqually Living History Wedding
Fort Nisqually Living History Wedding

Contact Us

5519 Five Mile Dr.
Tacoma, WA 98407

(253) 305-1084

Mailing Address
5400 N. Pearl #11
Tacoma, WA 98407

Learn more about Fort Nisqually



Starting Price:



50 spaces

Entire Fort Nisqually Complex

Parking: Parking lot – 50 stalls
Audio/Visual: Yes
Kitchen: Yes – Kitchenette
Catering: Outside Caterers Allowed
Pricing:  $250/hour
Rental Time: 2 hour minimum
Availability: May – Sept from 5-10 pm

Includes the entire Fort Nisqually grounds inside the palisade (1.5 acres) and access to the Great Room, restrooms and kitchenette.

Fort Nisqually Rental Contract

Additional Info

  • Cleaning fee: $185 – Non-refundable
  • Damage Deposit: $350  ($500 if alcohol is served) – Refundable
  • Beer and wine allowed with permit; $113 security fee required, if serving past 8 pm.
  • 63 chairs and eight 5-foot diameter round tables
  • Screen for slide and video projection
  • Slide and DVD projection equipment ($25 A/V charge)
  • Handicapped accessible restrooms

Additional amenities available 

$25 per hour for each building staffed by interpreter in period clothing (2 hour minimum)

$30 per hour (2 hour minimum) for demonstrations and/or activities such as:

  • Blacksmith
  • Period cooking demonstration – 4 hour minimum
  • Black powder demonstrations
  • 19th century games
  • Kid’s Outstation activities
  • Woodworking demonstrations
  • Special focus programs

Rent Fort Nisqually’s Candle Lanterns to add that “period” feel:
$30 for 10 lanterns w/candles