Welcome to Steilacoom, the oldest incorporated Washington city or town established in 1854! Our community contains a large historic district with homes dating from the mid-1850’s. Our Steilacoom Historical Museum chronicles our important contribution in Washington history with artifacts and pictures. We have dramatic views of Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. Our residents and visitors enjoy many annual community events as well as our family friendly beaches on the Sound.
Our website provides Steilacoom residents, business owners and visitors with a wide range of information about Town government, services, events, parks, our staff, activities, and much more.
Steilacoom prides itself in being a very safe, friendly, small town with residents who know their neighbors and benefit from one of the best school districts in the state.
Come experience Steilacoom…..the Town of Firsts!
Ron Lucas Mayor
Medal of Honor recipient Leroy Petry given house in Steilacoom
The Petry family was given a house by the local community. This segment was aired on March 20, 2014 on Pierce County Television.
Also visit our Medal of Honor page. ____________________________________________________________
Visit Steilacoom Parks!
New Park information has been added to the Town of Steilacoom's Park webpage, including photos, location and features. ____________________________________________________________
Police using GPS to track children who bolt or wander
Technology commonly used to protect the elderly who tend to wander away is now a tool for police to track down autistic children and other missing kids