Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium is a wonderful place to visit with your whole family. It's a good idea to take your camera along too!
To experience it, along with a fantastic array of other sights, head to the marvelous city of Tacoma.
Make your trip to Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium as convenient as possible by staying close by. You'll discover 8 hotel options within 6 miles (10 kilometers). The Hotel Murano, a Provenance Hotel and Courtyard by Marriott Tacoma Downtown will offer you at least some of the comforts of home.
Make yourself comfortable, give your feet a rest and grab a refreshment at Antique Sandwich Co, a frequently visited place just a stone's throw from Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium. Also nearby is Anthony's At Point Defiance, a nice establishment that serves a selection of satisfying meals. You know it's time for a nightcap when twilight starts creeping in. Ask the bar staff for your favorite beer, wine or spirit at Point Defiance Tap and Grill, also a short walk away.