AmenitiesHistoric Prominence: Over the years, Old City Hall has been home to a number of restaurants, offices and shops. The old jail cells, still located in the basement and lofty clock tower with its four massive bells, serves as a reminder of the building's historic role in Tacoma's civic affairs. The iconic building is instantly recognizable and well known in the region and will give our business the attention exposure it deserves.
Prime Location: Old City Hall is located conveniently at 7th Avenue between Commerce and Pacific - placing your business at the center of Tacoma's central business district. Old City Hall is also at the edge of the theater district and just a short walk to the Rialto and Pantages Theater. Old city hall is also on Tacoma’s Art Walk and near Tacoma’s theater districts.
Transportation: Old City Hall offers many public transportation options. There is a bus stop the Tacoma transit center, connecting buses and light and heavy rail is located on Commerce Street less than a block away.
Accessibility: Pacific Avenue is a major arterial through downtown Tacoma and Old City Hall enjoys superb access to all major area freeways. Onramps to the Shuster Parkway and I-705 are located within one block and I-5 is two miles from the building.
Create a paper model of Old City Hall
To create a model of Tacoma’s Old City Hall, you should print the flat model on the heaviest letter-size paper your printer will handle (suggested 80lb.+ Cover stock). You can either print the model in color, on brick-colored paper, or on white paper and hand-color it before assembly.
1. Download Color model: page 1, page 2, page 3
Cut out the pieces of the model with scissors or X-Acto™ knife: 2 elevations, two hipped-tower roofs and a flat roof. Follow the cut-and-bend notes, and make all bends before gluing. You can use a glue stick, rubber cement or water based paste to assemble. Apply glue on flaps for assembly.
The model of Tacoma’s Old City Hall was designed and drawn by architect Gene Grulich of Grulich Architecture + Planning Services, 707 Court A, Tacoma, Washington, USA 98402-5202