The Tacoma Union Station’s Historic Rotunda is available for use for many types of activities by organizations and the general public on evenings, weekends and holidays. Some time restrictions apply during normal week days.

  • Access :The Tacoma Union Station is open to the public weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. It is wheelchair accessible and a NON-SMOKING FACILITY.
  • Capacity: The Rotunda area is 9,000 square feet. The Balcony area is 4,000 square feet. Maximum capacity is 1,200 people (Capacity dependent on type of use)
  • Catering Facilities: There is a 10’ x 20’ room off the Rotunda with counter and sink. Tables and chairs are not provided.
  • Alcohol beverages are allowed. However, you must obtain a special banquet permit from the State of Washington Liquor Control Board. Those permits are available online.
  • Parking is available for a fee at a city-owned parking lot north of the building.
  • Music/bands are allowed after 6:00 p.m. weekdays and anytime on weekends/holidays.

General Services Administration provides building services