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Tacoma Day of Remembrance

Community Event, Ethnic, For the Family, Living History, Holiday, Politics, Social Event

Thursday, May 17, 4:007:00 PM, Washington State History Museum. Free (Third Thursday: free admission 3:00-8:00 PM). On May 17 and 18 in 1942, over 800 people of Japanese ancestry were forcibly relocated out of Tacoma and into internment camps. Join us for a day of programming and activities to commemorate this event, the lives it impacted, and its legacy in Tacoma.