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Cool little cabin with great history.

When in old town swing in and check out this gem. Its not real big but has the history of old town... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
eatintheclaw
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Enumclaw, Washington
Take a look at the roots of how Tacoma began.

Job Carr was the first white settler of what became Tacoma WA. Step into this recreation of his... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2015
Doug M
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University Place, Washington
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19 Jul 2017
“Cool little cabin with great history.”
11 Nov 2015
“Take a look at the roots of how Tacoma began.”
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Job Carr Cabin Museum is bringing Tacoma's birthplace to life through interactive learning for visitors from all over the world. Step inside the Cabin, and you will feel as though you've been transported to 1870, six years after Job Carr arrived in...more
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2350 N 30th St, Tacoma, WA 98403-3323
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

When in old town swing in and check out this gem. Its not real big but has the history of old town and the Carr family.

Thank eatintheclaw
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Job Carr was the first white settler of what became Tacoma WA. Step into this recreation of his original cabin to see how he lived and learn how he helped found a charming city by the bay.

3  Thank Doug M
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Went here for a festival to remember the pioneer days. Had a lot of activities for the kids. Learned a lot about life in the late 1800's. The original cabin still stands and has antiques inside and information about the way life was way back...More

2  Thank Jonah R
Reviewed 6 March 2014

Job Carr Cabin Museum is a little log cabin in Old Town Park -- a replica of the first settler's home in Tacoma. Visitors take a step back in time to pioneer days. The museum is very hands-on for kids -- they can try on...More

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Karen R
19 July 2017|
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Response from Mary_Bowlby2010 | Property representative |
You are welcome to visit. We do not have a set admission. We are a non-profit organization, dependent on donations (not affiliated with the park district, though we're located in a park). So, you may choose to make a... More
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