Tacoma General Hospital

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Patient and Visitor Information


Parking for patients and visitors on the Tacoma General Hospital and Mary Bridge Children's Hospital campus is available on the street, in two parking garages or by free valet at several different entrances.

Parking Garages

Parking for patients and visitors is available in the Baker Center Garage across from the main entrance of the hospital on Martin Luther King Jr. Way. This is validated parking free of charge for the first two hours. Your ticket can be validated at the main information desk.

Free parking with no time limit is available in the Fifth Street Garage also located on Martin Luther King Jr. Way.

MultiCare Medical Center’s two main patient parking garages:

5th St. Parking Garage (P2)
 5th St Parking Garage
Baker Center Parking Garage (P1)
 Baker Center Parking

Valet Parking

Free valet parking for our patients is available at three locations:

  • Main entrance on Martin Luther King Jr. Way (Entrance #1)
    Hours of operation: 5am – 9pm, 7 days a week
  • Petersen Plaza, located in front of Philip Pavilion: (Entrance #3)
    Hours of operation: 7am – 4pm, Monday – Friday
  • Entrance to the Emergency Department (Entrance #4)
    Hours of Operation: 24 hours/7 days a week

If your vehicle is over six feet eleven inches high, contact Security Dispatch Center at 403-1013 for access to another lot that will accommodate you. RV parking is also available. Please call ahead to our Security Reception at 403-1182 to make arrangements. Please be sure to lock your car. If for some reason you need assistance with your vehicle, please call the Security Dispatch center at 403-1013.