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Here’s a roundup of Metro Parks Tacoma holiday hours

December 1, 2017

All public parks and open spaces remain open
 

Metro Parks Tacoma parks will be open during upcoming holidays, but many indoor facilities will close or limit hours of operations.  The district also has plenty of holiday-themed events throughout the season.

Here are the details:  (view pdf)

Eastside Pool                
Nov. 23 Closed
Dec. 4-Jan. 1 Closed

Center at Norpoint    
Nov. 23 Closed (except Turkey Trot)
Nov. 24 5:30 am-8:30 pm    
Dec. 24 9 am-Noon    
Dec. 25 Closed    
Dec. 26-30 8 am-7 pm      
Dec. 31 9 am-Noon    
Jan. 1 Closed

Fort Nisqually    
Nov. 23 Closed            
Dec. 25 Closed            
Jan. 1 Closed

Headquarters    
Nov. 23 Closed    
Nov. 24 Closed    
Dec. 24 Closed    
Dec. 25 Closed            
Jan. 1 Closed

Meadow Park Golf Course    
Nov. 23 7 am-3 pm        
Dec. 24 7 am-3 pm    
Dec. 25 Closed         
    
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park    
Nov. 23 Closed        
Dec. 24 Closed    
Dec. 25 Closed            
Through Dec. 25, Northwest Trek is open Fridays through Sundays from  9:30 am-3 pm.         
From Dec. 26 through Jan. 1, it will be open daily from 9:30 am-3 pm.    
                        
People's Center    
Nov. 23 Closed        
Dec. 24 8 am-3 pm    
Dec. 25 Closed        
Dec. 31 8 am-3 pm    
Jan. 1 Closed

People's Pool                 
Nov. 23 Closed    
Nov. 24 12-5 pm    
Dec. 18-26 Closed
Jan 1. Closed

Portland Avenue Community Center    
Nov. 23 Closed
Nov. 24 Closed    
Dec. 24 Closed    
Dec. 25 Closed                
Jan. 1 Closed  
                         
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium (daytime hours)    
Nov. 23 Closed            
Dec. 25 Closed            
Through Dec. 15, the Zoo is open Thursdays through Mondays from 9:30 am-4 pm.
From Dec. 16 through Jan. 1, with the exception of 12/25, it will be open daily from 9:30 am-4 pm.

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium (Zoolights hours)    
Nov. 24-Jan. 1: 5-9 pm            
Zoolights is closed Dec. 24        
                        
STAR Center    
Nov. 23 Closed    
Nov. 24 7 am-1 pm    
Dec. 24 9 am-1 pm    
Dec. 25 Closed    
Dec. 26-30 7 am-7 pm    
Dec. 31 9 am-1 pm    
Jan. 1 9 am-1 pm

Tacoma Nature Center    
Nov. 23 Closed             
Dec. 25 Closed            

W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory    
Nov. 23 Closed    
Nov. 28-30 Closed        
Dec. 25 Closed            
Jan. 1 Closed

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Contact:

Michael Thompson, Public Information Manager, (253) 305-1092; michaelt@tacomaparks.com