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Beautiful historic train station + Chihuly glass

If you are in the downtown Tacoma area, Union Station is well worth a brief visit. Union Station... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Levannah
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
Union Station - Tacoma

Beautiful structure - conveniently located close to the docks/water. The architecture is unique... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LJCLose
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Battle Ground, Washington, United States
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This grand relic from the golden age of rail travel was re-opened to visitors in the early 1990s.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the downtown Tacoma area, Union Station is well worth a brief visit. Union Station is a beautifully renovated train station now housing some exceptional Chihuly glassworks.

Thank Levannah
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful structure - conveniently located close to the docks/water. The architecture is unique - highly recommend a walk through

Thank LJCLose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to go thru security to get into this building, and at the back upstairs is the courthouse where if you want to enter there, the security is very much increased. You're not allowed to go too far down the corridors but you can...More

Thank PhyllisK392
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Union Station, now a federal courthouse, specifically to see the Chihuly glassworks. Although the number of pieces are limited, they are huge and very impressive. Hanging from the ceiling of the rotunda is the “End of Day”chandelier surrounded by four walls of art...More

Thank Corihi
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Went in to see the Chihuly pieces. Mrs. J left her bag and ID at the hotel, so only I could go around and take pictures...

Thank MikeJ98686
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We got in after a security check. Great Chihuly work like the one on the bridge next door. Interesting building also without the art

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Lovely old building so glad they saved it instead of taking it down. The chandler is very special along with the other four Chilhuly pieces. The building is very special stop and see it.

Thank SFBzoo
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I have been here several times, & it did not seem to have as many art exhibits as in the past. But it does have a lot of Chihuly glass, including a huge chandelier. Train memorabilia on the lower floors.

Thank Sophie_Linn
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We went in here to view the Chihuly glass, the building is now a courthouse so not easy to walk around and view the whole building but quite interesting all the same.

Thank d19Australia
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Union Station is an incredible architecture treasure. It was built in the early 1900's and is a magnificent structure. It contains a few of Chihuly's large glass pieces which was an added bonus. It no longer serves as a train station but part of the...More

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