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Family Days Out is here to make finding a great day out for the family easy and fun! Whether you are looking to ride the fastest roller coaster, splash around at the best water parks, visit a great museum or enjoy the great outdoors, its all here. A fun and simple search will get all the information you need in seconds. 

Reading with your kids is great, and professionals suggest taking 15-20 minutes every day to sit down and read a book with your child. Reading helps your kids learn and develop more quickly and will dramatically help them prepare for school in their later years.

Connect with your local library! They can supply you with books for every age and reading level. They also have lots of free fun activities to do with your kids on-line, at the library, and in your community!

Family Activities


Many museums have a free day or reduced rates for families and children!

Check out some of our favorites from Pierce County

The Glass Pass - Tacoma Glass Museum is your ticket to contemporary glass art. Watch artists in action in the hot shop amphitheater, and see changing and permanent exhibitions in the galleries. Create your own glass art or participate in a family-friendly art activity in the education studio

The Art Access Pass - Tacoma Art Museum and the world of art. Discover paintings, prints, sculptures, art-making activities and so much more.

The History Pass - Washington History Museum is your ticket to an environment where characters from Washington's past speak about their lives. Through interactive exhibits, theatrical storytelling, high-tech displays and dramatic artifacts, learn about our state's unique people and places, as well as their impact on the country and the world.

Check out these educational, fun and wacky websites through the Pierce County Library!