Bringing Tacoma's birthplace to life through interactive learning
for elementary students and our community
We're hosting socially-distanced Craft Saturdays.
Museum craft kits for at-home activities
We are offering take-home craft activities. Pick up your craft kit each month from the museum's front porch using social distancing etiquette, 11am - 1pm, on designated Saturdays.
January 9, Winter Snowflakes
February 13, Year of the Ox
March 13, Brain Teasers
April 10, Postcards
May 15, Cabin Kids Art Challenge
June 12, Butterfly Suncatcher
July 17, Soap Carving
August 21, Corn Husk Action Figures
October 2 *NEW DATE* - Pioneer Craft & Music Fest
October 16 - Create a Cabin
November 13 - Shadow Puppets
December 11 - Winter Ornament
More details on our Facebook page.
Instructional videos available on our YouTube channel.
We're bringing the museum to you.
Museum activity packets in Tacoma neighborhoods
Our volunteers regularly deliver activity packets to over 100 Little Free Library locations throughout the Tacoma area.
Inside each folder are 6 activities designed for kids and a book. The learning materials are designed for children ages 3-12.
Take an inside look at an at the Museum's Little Free Library activity packets with this 1-minute video.
Keep an eye out for our signature green folders at Tacoma Little Free Libraries throughout the year. Also look for our community booth on select dates in June and August at the Tacoma Farmers Market.
Congratulations to Evan and Harmony for their winning drawings!
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2021 Cabin Kids Art Challenge in May.
Visitors to the Museum in June 2021 voted for their favorite entries.
P.O. Box 7609
Tacoma, WA 98417
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