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Here’s a roundup of Metro Parks Tacoma holiday hours

November 21, 2017

All public parks and open spaces remain open   Metro Parks Tacoma parks will be open during upcoming holidays, but many indoor facilities... Read More
BNSF Railway Foundation gives $25,000 to help restore Titlow Park lagoon

November 16, 2017

South Puget Sound Salmon Enhancement Group spearheads effort to improve fish habitat   The BNSF Railway Foundation has donated $25,000 to th... Read More
Experience holiday traditions of yore at Fort Nisqually’s 19th Century Christmas

November 16, 2017

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of modern holidays and experience a real old-fashioned Christmas at Fort Nisqually Living History Museum on... Read More
Metro Parks Today: November 2017

November 10, 2017

News and Notes November may be chilly, but it’s a busy month for Metro Parks. Take a Tacoma Giants tour of tall trees, enjoy a concert... Read More
Commitment to urban forestry benefits the community: Park Board Notes November 2017

November 9, 2017

This year’s fantastic fall leaf palette, by painting our surroundings in a collage of gold, orange and red, beautifully reminds us to treas... Read More
Tickets now on sale for Zoolights at Point Defiance Zoo

November 9, 2017

It’s almost that most wonderful time of the year. In just over two weeks, the switch will be thrown to illuminate more than 650,000 brillia... Read More
Visitors’ donations plus foundation grants top $25,000 for fisher conservation

November 9, 2017

When Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium visitors were asked to help fishers in the wild, they scurried to the task... Read More
New animals welcomed to Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

November 9, 2017

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park is now home to two new badgers and a third mountain goat. Two young badgers are now at home in the wetlands area... Read More
Interactive mapping software speeds up Metro Parks outdoor jobs

November 8, 2017

Metro Parks geographic information system database goes underground   A geographic information systems project a couple of years in the mak... Read More
Get half off general admission with food donation

November 8, 2017

Help out for half off: Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium team up to help the hungry this holiday season with a s... Read More

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