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Address: 1428 Post Alley, Seattle, WA 98101
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Yes it's weird and gross, but definitely worth seeing and taking a picture. The alley is right next to the pike place market entrance, so you don't have to go out of your way to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Yes it's weird and gross, but definitely worth seeing and taking a picture. The alley is right next to the pike place market entrance, so you don't have to go out of your way to get there. So crazy how much gum is covering the brick walls!!! Check it out!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Might as well make your contribution on your way to Pike's Place Market... you will probably get gum on your shoes, though

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I want to the gumball alley it was very cool!! I can't imagine how much gum is stuck to the walls the alley smells like bubblegum we took tons of pictures I just wish it was a gift shop dedicated to the gun wall !!! If you go to Seattle make sure you see the Gum wall very close to... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Perhaps I'm a strange one, but I find this cool. Not gross. I have several pieces of gum on this wall and I'm pretty darn proud of that. I feel like I'm a part of some special ABC gum club. A few quick tips: BRING GUM!!! Located down the stairs nearest Rachel the Pig. Keep a close eye on your... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

If you're in the area, this is a must see. Just be prepared for there to be a strange and unpleasant stench in that alley way LOL.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Although I did not add to the colorful walls, it was fun to watch people from all generations laugh and take pictures of their deposits of gum.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I had heard about the Seattle gum wall and wanted to see it. I had to persuade my friends to come see it with me since they were not particularly enthusiastic to visit. We found it by following Post Alley up from the waterfront and taking a right down Post Alley. The gum wall definitely has a major ick factor,... More 

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Pullman, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This place is awesome i know it looks nasty but i promise you its not...the alley is super clean and everyone there just having fun...one quick tip on how to get there easier...when you are on pikes place and you see the big bronze piggy....go behind and take that stairway down, it will take you right to post alley...trust me... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Hey, that's a disgusting place with a curious story... But how many times can you see a wall covered by chewing gum? There's a plus: you can stick yours there and no one will complain about it!

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Alexandria, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Because this wall is located in an alley near the entrance of Pike Place Market, you won't need to go out of the way to visit this landmark, especially since most tourists coming to Seattle will already be downtown. The wall was voted the most unsanitary tourist attraction in the world--among the likes of Blarney Stone in Ireland (which over... More 

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