Tacoma, Washington: Chihuly Bridge of Glass

An elevated pedestrian walkway with a simulated overhead coral reef, two glowing blue towers, and 100+ pieces of showcased art, all made of fragile glass.

Address:
1901 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA
Directions:
South side of midtown. Entrance is on the east side of Pacific Ave., roughly midway between S. 17th and S. 21st Sts. Street parking across the street.
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Chihuly Bridge of Glass.

Glass Bridge

A bridge across the highway incorporates a big display of glass art and a section with glass pieces over your head that look like coral.

[Liz, 07/24/2021]

The Chihuly Bridge of Glass is an elevated pedestrian walkway connecting downtown Tacoma to the city's Museum of Glass. The overhead sea scene is the instantly recognizable work of blown glass sculptor Dale Chihuly. Despite its ostensibly fragile elements, the bridge has survived intact for nearly 20 years.


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