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Point Defiance Park

Urban Oasis

Wildlife, trails, gardens.

Point Defiance Park is a 640-acre urban oasis in Tacoma, Washington. Nestled in old-growth forest and surrounded on two sides by saltwater Puget Sound, the park is one of the jewels of the city. It includes gardens, historic buildings, a pond, wildlife, beaches and trails.

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Waterfront & Bridge
Fort Nisqually

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