The History Museum will RE-OPEN on SEPTEMBER 29, 2020. The Research Center remains temporarily closed. Close

Anthem Coffee & Tea

a photo of a coffee cup at Anthem Coffee


  • Monday-Friday, 7:00 AM-4:00 PM (note: the cafe is open but the museum is closed on Mondays)
  • Saturday-Sunday, 8:00 AM-4:00 PM

Note: Currently Anthem has limited seating to accommodate social distancing. As always orders to-go are available.

Located on the museum’s plaza, Anthem Coffee & Tea serves a variety of beverages including fresh brewed coffee and tea as well as beer on tap. Munch and lunch on fresh pastries, salads, sandwiches, and other snacks. For more information, visit Anthem on Facebook.

Additional Museum Amenities

  • Wheelchairs and strollers
  • Lockers and a coatroom
  • Elevators
  • Bus parking (3 busses maximum)
  • On-site parking with pay stations (Visa and Mastercard accepted)
  • Outdoor plaza
  • Chihuly Bridge of Glass adjacent to plaza
  • A Link Light Rail station is located in front of the museum, as well as stops for local bus lines
  • Payment types accepted include Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express
  • "This is a beautiful museum that is located in an area with stunning views of the bay and Mt Rainer. Lots of great local restaurants in walking distance makes for an easy day out."
    - Jim's Opinion (Google Reviews)
  • "We went to a free event to see the Men of Change, very moving exhibit. This museum is beautiful and I love how close it is to the sites of Tacoma."
    - Netera Pratt-Gutierrez