Accommodations, Parking, and Transportation
The Marriott Courtyard Tacoma Downtown, located at 1515 Commerce Street, Tacoma, 98402, is walking distance from the museum.
Conference participants enjoy hosted parking in the Museum lot for $3/day. A special parking pass will be emailed to participants a few days before the conference. If the Museum lot if full, additional parking is available at the Tacoma Dome and the Convention Center, with accessibility via the free light rail.
In addition to the free light rail system in downtown Tacoma (passing within a block of the museum), there are many conveniently scheduled mass transit options to get from Seattle to Tacoma. Learn more at https://www.soundtransit.org/schedule.
Conference attendees have free access to all Museum exhibits during the Conference (within museum regular hours).
While refreshments are provided, lunch is on your own. A local restaurant guide will be available at the registration table.