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Walk of Beauty

What a great stroll in down town Tacoma and it is free for all. Chihuly's work is beautiful. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
maryellenbradley
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Olympia, Washington
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What a great way to travel...across a bridge with beautiful glass art. Don't miss the bridge when... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Molly M
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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What a great stroll in down town Tacoma and it is free for all. Chihuly's work is beautiful. The walk changes with the sunlight and the rain.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank maryellenbradley
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a great way to travel...across a bridge with beautiful glass art. Don't miss the bridge when you visit Tacoma.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Molly M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely bridge with a surprising amount of the famous Chihuly glass pieces. A really enjoyable view.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bradyericksen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visit this gem to see beautiful, intricate glass art, above and beside a freeway overpass. Stroll along from the Pacific Ave side the on the over side you'll encounter a pedestrian delight. Either visit the great Glass Museum, or walk along the beautifully appointed path....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bmeyer2018
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Not many chances to be immersed in the middle of something - and its free! But you can access the Chihuly Bridge from museum areas on either side of I-705 and walk encased in colorful glass art for quite a, but reasonable distance over the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gary42792018
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Walking around trying to get a good view of “the Mountain” and wandered over the bridge. Beautiful glass above my head and locals enjoying the space. Classy option in Tacoma.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

A very stunning and unique display of art in the heart of downtown Tacoma. Glass creations encased on the bridge overpass will keep you mesmerized with the beautiful Tacoma skyline for a backdrop.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank MapleLeopard
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Always the place to take out of town friends...walk through the Washington State History Museum plaza, across the Bridge of Glass and down to the waterfront to look at the boats. The colors of the glass are amazing, there is always something new to see...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank EdLindaDavis
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The glass bridge is very interesting. Suspends over a small freeway link. Very interesting display of blown glass in display cases right out in the middle of the bridge.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank regesinger
Reviewed November 4, 2018

The Chilhuly Glass bridge is a long pedestrian bridge in Tacoma, it is a museum that is outside free and open the public. I was there on a sunny afternoon and it was gorgeous, I can only imagine what it would be like at sunset....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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garrettedna14
August 19, 2018|
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Response from Anna911 | Reviewed this property |
The bridge itself isn't made of glass. It is a typical pedestrian bridge but one that has glass art installed on it.
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Maggie S
August 18, 2018|
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Response from TheoChristel | Reviewed this property |
Hi Maggie, yes there is ample parking space nearby. But we simply parked our RV at the curb on Dock street. But there are parking lots along Dock Street as well.
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Ncjdivadancer
February 25, 2018|
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Response from cheriestep | Reviewed this property |
The bridge is always open. It’s an open walkway and bridge between the Washington State Historical Museum and the Glass Museum.
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