Amtrak Cascades Station at Freighthouse Square

Amtrak Cascades Station at Freighthouse Square

Amtrak Cascades Station at Freighthouse Square

The new Tacoma Amtrak Station provides a distinctive gateway to the City of Tacoma and the emerging Tacoma Dome District near the western end of the historic Freighthouse Square building.

 

This new station design references the historic and traditional shape of the current, historic building while meeting current standards for seismic, thermal and life safety performance

 

Features:

  • Approximately 7,000 sq. ft., including baggage handling facilities, ticketing and passenger services, and a large passenger waiting room
  • Replaces existing retail spaces with new train station offering frequent rail transit service up and down the west coast, complementing the adjacent Sounder Rail service

Winner of the Silver Award for Complexity – Washington ACEC (American Council of Engineering Companies) Awards.