Tacoma + Pierce County, WA offers a wide array of flexible meeting spaces to accommodate groups and budgets of all sizes. Our cutting-edge facilities, stunning natural surroundings and artful inspiration combined with the region's warm hospitality and services, ensure your next meeting will be a success.
Anchored in the heart of vibrant, glass-inspired Tacoma is the Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center, the second largest convention center in western Washington. It boasts 119,000+ square feet of flexible meeting space for groups of 10 to 3,000 and features a 50,000 square foot, column-free exhibit hall; a 13,400 square foot ballroom and 12 breakout rooms. Conveniently located within one mile of the Greater Tacoma Convention + Trade Center there are 644 total sleeping rooms, many of which are within walking distance. Your attendees can also utilize The Link, Tacoma's free light rail system to access the Convention Center and to explore downtown Tacoma in their free time.
Let the Travel Tacoma + Pierce County serve as your primary destination resource in the planning of your next successful meeting or event, small or large. We know your time is valuable, let us put the pieces together for you so you can maximize your time.
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1516 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA 98402
Type of Destination Experience:
Beach, College Town, Gaming, Historic, Mountain, Urban
GSF Exhibit Space (Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center): 119,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet (Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center): 28,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center): 13,400
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Hotel Murano): 319
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 644
Seattle/Tacoma International Airport
Miles to downtown 18
Cities with non-stop flights91
International cities with direct flights16
Geographic Areas Served:
Tacoma, Puyallup, Sumner, Fife, Gig Harbor, Lakewood, DuPont + Pierce County
Why Meet in Tacoma
With five major convention and event centers and an abundance of unique venues, Tacoma + Pierce County, WA has the perfect venue for a productive meeting based on your needs. Choose amongst ultra-modern facilities, venues with historic charm or convenient spaces with indoor and outdoor capabilities.
Minimize transportation. We are located just 18 miles south of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. In many cases, the close proximity of our hotels eliminates the need for cars or shuttles as attendees can walk to many restaurants, museums, theaters, parks the waterfront and more.
There are many attractions, culinary options and activities available to enhance your meeting experience in Tacoma + Pierce County, WA. Sip a cold drink on the waterfront, discover your artistic side while glassblowing or kayak the open waters on Puget Sound.