Metro Parks Tacoma

  • Explore Parks

    Check out the schedule of free naturalist-led walks.

  • Virtual Tour

    Take a 360 degree virtual tour of the Tacoma Nature Center!

  • Take a Class

    Join in exciting nature programs for youth, adults or families. 
  • Outdoor Adventures

    Now part of the Tacoma Nature Center.
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Welcome to the Tacoma Nature Center

undefinedThe Tacoma Nature Center is a 71-acre nature preserve encompassing Snake Lake and the surrounding
wetlands and forest. Stroll nature trails to experience native birds, animals and plants. Join in exciting nature programs
and summer day camps. Visit our collection of small animals including an observation beehive!

Nature Center News
We now have public WiFi! You are welcome to use it while inside the building during our regular business hours. We are unsure if the radius of reception reaches the parking lots but you are welcome to try!


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