Culpepper Books   •   2521 North Proctor Street, Tacoma, WA 98406   •   (253) 761-9000

Store Information

Culpepper Books


Culpepper Books
2521 North Proctor
Tacoma, WA 98406

Store Hours

Monday-Friday 10am to 6pm PST
Saturday 10am to 5pm
Closed Sunday


(253) 761-9000



We are located near the south-east corner of N. 26th and Proctor Streets. Free parking is available on the street.

FROM THE NORTH (Seattle/King County):

  1. Take Interstate 5 (I-5) SOUTH to Tacoma.
  2. Take the I-705, City Center exit, keeping to the right.
  3. Take the Schuster Parkway exit.
  4. Take the Schuster Parkway exit again (you will be heading north).
  5. Proceed north on Schuster Parkway (aka, "Ruston Way", along the Tacoma waterfront. Stay in right lane.
  6. Keep to the right when you reach a fork in the road, taking the North 30th Street exit.
  7. Follow North 30th through Old Town and up the hill.
  8. Turn left on North Proctor Street, which is the first stop light after reaching the top of the hill.
  9. Proceed south on Proctor to North 26th (next stop light).

FROM THE SOUTH (Olympia/Thurston County):

  1. Take I-5 NORTH to Tacoma.
  2. Take the Highway 16 (SR-16) exit.
  3. Proceed on SR-16 WEST to the Union Street exit (Top Foods, Target, Office Depot).
  4. Take the Union Street EXIT and turn RIGHT onto Union Street.
  5. Follow Union Street NORTH about 1 mile to North 26th Street.
  6. Turn LEFT onto North 26th Street and proceed 3 blocks to North Proctor Street.
  7. Park anywhere along Proctor or North 26th.


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Culpepper Books   •   2521 North Proctor Street, Tacoma, WA 98406   •   (253) 761-9000