Posts Tagged: Point Defiance


Feel Good Friday: COVID Relief, a Virtual Festival, and a Belated Valentine's Celebration

Learn more about local COVID relief efforts, a virtual festival to look forward to, and more.


3 to See: A Halloween Scavenger Hunt at the Zoo, Free Bike Lights, and a Virtual Celebration of Women

Check out a spooky Point Defiance, secure a bike light, and pour one out for historical women.

Bloedel Reserve

Visit These (Not-So) Secret Gardens

Make a date with one of these beautiful gardens.

Never Never Land

Never Never Ever Again

In the past, you might have stumbled upon the cottage of the Three Bears at Point Defiance.

Tacoma Staycation

Staycation: Tacoma

It’s time for you to fall in love with Tacoma again.

A young boy high-fives a bronze sculpture of E.T. the walrus at Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium.

Point Defiance Walrus Immortalized

A nearly life-size sculpture of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium's beloved walrus, E.T. was unveiled.

Baja Bay exhibit

Aquarium Panel Marks Milestone for Point Defiance Exhibit

Installation of the 35-foot panel is a major step toward completion of zoo's new Baja Bay exhibit.

Primate Party

Party with Primates at Point Defiance

Half-century old siamang ape named Cho Cho believed to be the oldest of his species in human care.


Metro Parks Seeks Name For New Park Area

Help name the newly revamped waterfront park set to open in 2018.


Point Defiance Park Debuts Junior Ranger Program

Learn about the history of the 128-year-old park and become a Junior Ranger.

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