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Group Visits at the Children’s Museums

Bring Your Next Group Visit or Class Field Trip to the Children’s Museums

The Children’s Museums of Tacoma and at JBLM are safe, stimulating environments showcasing the natural connection between play and life-long learning in our one-of-a-kind playscapes. Schedule your group visit to enhance classroom learning, spark creative spirit, and promote community building.

Inclusive Group Visits

If you want a quieter experience for a group with children with special needs, book a visit on a Museum closed day and indicate this information in your booking.

Booking and Refunds

  • Full payment is required at the time of booking and to reserve your appointment.
  • Group visits can be booked online for events more than two weeks away. Contact us for events in less than two weeks to check for availability.
  • Group visits can be rescheduled up to two weeks before the event and for dates beyond the next two weeks.
  • Visits canceled under two weeks are non-refundable. Visits canceled with over a two week notice receive a 50% refund.

Basic Group Visit Package

Basic Visits are scheduled in 1 (one) hour and 30-minute blocks.
Reservations must be made 2 (two) weeks in advance.

Children’s Museum of Tacoma hours | Children’s Museum at JBLM hours


Visits during regular operating hours
$50 for 15 people or fewer
$80 for 16 – 30 people
$110 for 31 – 45 people

Groups of more than 45 people can be accommodated at both Museums on closed days.

Visits during closed days
$160 for 16 – 30 people
$220 for 31 – 45 people
$350 for 45+ people


$45 for up to 30 people for 30 minutes

Children’s Museum of Tacoma is limited to one lunchroom.
Children’s Museum at JBLM offers two lunchrooms.

Please note, memberships do not apply to group visits.


  •  Pre-registration guarantees Museum exploration for your entire group at your scheduled time.
  • We cannot guarantee admission for your group without preregistration.
  • Groups that visit without a reservation will be charged the basic group visit rate.
  • Group Visits are not intended for birthday parties.
  • Payment due two weeks prior to date of visit.

To Book A Visit

Make your reservation today by filling out the form below.

Schedule Your Group Visit Today