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Exhibits Online

A silent film produced in Tacoma in 1927 – long thought to be lost forever – has been recovered. Plans are under way to restore it and bring it to a Tacoma movie screen.

Read about this major event in the film world.

Bravo! Our Kickstarter campaign
has gone over the top!

Exhibit Sponsors: Dr. Jerry V. Ramsey and Richard Sims

Fort Nisqually Time Travelers, Tacoma Cemetery and Tacoma Historical Society present

Living History

Cemetery Tour


Friday & Saturday, July 17 & 18
Tacoma Cemetery
4801 South Tacoma Way


Visit our Tacoma History Museum … and enjoy our exhibit, '

The museum is located in the historic Provident Building
at 919 Pacific Avenue  in Tacoma.


  •  11 am to 4  p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, subject to availability of volunteers
  • Otherwise by appointment.

The museum’s gift shop features books on Tacoma history and Tacoma souvenirs. (Society members receive a 10 percent discount.)

You can contact us at 253-472-3738 or We welcome new volunteers. E-mail us at Our mailing address continues to be PO Box 1865, Tacoma, WA 98401.

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Tacoma Historical Society Exhibition center

a 501(c)(3) organization

Bulletin Board of little known facts about Tacoma.

Volunteer Opportunities

Print and complete our Volunteer Form

mail to:

Tacoma Historical Society

ATTN: Volunteers

P.O.Box 1865

Tacoma, WA  98401

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last updated:Sunday, June 28, 2015