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Museums located in Seattle, Tacoma, and in other Western Washington cities.

EMP Museum
Details about Seattle's EMP Museum, including hours, address, exhibits, and some tips to find coupons and discounts to make admission cheaper.

Free Museum Days in Seattle and Tacoma
Many of Seattle and Tacoma's best museums have free days. Seattle's First Thursday and Tacoma's Third Thursday arts events are some of the top ways to get in for free, as is the Blue Star Museums program.

Seattle Art Museum (SAM)
Explore event information for the Seattle Art Museum, Seattle Asian Art Museum, and the Olympic Sculpture Park.

The Museum of Flight
The Museum of Flight provides a foundation for science and technology. They collect, preserve, and exhibit air and space artifacts.

The Children’s Museum
Located on the first level of the Center House at Seattle Center The Children’s Museum is a 22,000 square foot environment just for kids from newborn through 10 years and their families. The museum offers interactive exhibits, an art studio, education classrooms, a story telling circle, resource library, workshops, camps, and weekend programming.

Frye Art Museum
Since 1952 the Frye Art Museum has been a haven for art lovers; free admission and parking.

The Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
Located at the University of Washington they are responsible for Washington’s collections of natural history and cultural heritage.

Bellevue Art Museum (BAM)
Founded in 1947 this contemporary art museum is located on the Eastside of Seattle and promotes the artists and crafts people of the Pacific Northwest region.

Museum of Northwest Art (MONA)
Features Northwest art located in LaConner, WA.

Tacoma Art Museum
Tacoma Art Museum is the largest art museum in Tacoma and has a fabulous collection ranging from world-class artists to local standouts. TAM also features cool temporary exhibitions.

Museum of Glass
The Museum of Glass in Tacoma Washington is a world-class glass museum with an array of 20th and 21st century glass pieces on exhibition. There is also the largest glass hot shop in the world here and during most museum hours, visitors can watch artists live.

Tacoma Children's Museum
Tacoma Children's Museum is a great place to take children eight and under for something educational and fun to do, especially as a compliment to the Tacoma Art Museum.

Washington State History Museum
The history museum in Tacoma Washington is one of the area's best museums. It is a great place for children, but also interesting enough for adults.

Tacoma Museums
The best Tacoma museums include the Tacoma Art Museum and the Washington State History Museum, but there are others here as well. These make a great way to get out and see what the city has to offer.

MOHAI - Museum of History and Industry
Seattle's Museum of History and Industry is one of the area's best museums and is great for families, field trips, out of towners and more.

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