Care of Souls

Accommodations, Parking, and Transportation

Hotel accommodations

Special group rate of $169/night available at the Marriott Courtyard Tacoma Downtown, walking distance from the museum. Use this reservation link to take advantage of this special group rate in making your reservations.


Conference participants enjoy hosted parking in the Museum lot for $3/day. 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

Museum access

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.