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Beneath the Streets

Address: 102 Cherry Street, Seattle, WA 98104
Phone Number: +1 206-624-1237
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Ranked #33 of 205 Activities in Seattle
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Owner description: Walking tour in Seattle's historic Pioneer Square. The tour lasts one hour and guests are guided through the neighborhood at both street level and below. The focus of the tour is the evolution of the physical and cultural landscape of the birthplace of the city.

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Danville, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Our group of friends (age 5 - 69) had a great time. The tour was informative and more importantly - FUN!! Emily did a FANTASTIC job of keeping everyone engaged, answering questions, and providing a splash of color around her hilarious anecdotes. Wonderful value and a fun afternoon event. My 5 and 9 year old even had fun - would... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

We just took a larger group of 8 on the tour and I do felt it kept our whole group engaged from age 9 to 50 plus. Since we bought our tickets at a discount and the tour guide was good and engaging we were prepared to tip our guide. But he suggested it at least 3 times and made... More

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Overland Park, Kansas
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed this tour of Seattle's underground. It was very informative, affordable and entertaining!

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

It was a toss up for us which underground tour to take but we're glad we did this one. It was a small group (only 5 of us) and it was much more personal then the groups of 20+ we saw in the other tours. Very informative about the history of Seattle - the tour guide was great! Took you... More

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SeattleStreets, Owner at Beneath the Streets, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed our tour and agree that smaller groups make for a nicer tour. To be fair, however, sometimes we also have groups as large as 20. But you'll never see groups of 30 or 40 on a Beneath The Streets tour. That 's one of the ways we differentiate ourselves... More

Marysville, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Terry Lynn provided an extremely entertaining, lively, and factual tour. I found the historical facts to be very interesting and there was a lot to see. I would recommend bringing your camera. I didn't think to take mine because most places don't allow pictures but you are welcome to take as many pictures as you would like. I would definitely... More

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Monarch Beach, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Our family recently visited Seattle for the first time, and with recommendations from Trip Advisor, decided to take this tour. Wow, what a surprise! The history of Seattle was so interesting from underground. Our tour guide, Terrie Lynn, was very knowledgable and energetic, but not in a "scripted" kind of way. The tour was approximately one hour, which was great... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

I learned a lot on this tour. It was a great way to learn about the history of the city. I took my mother on the tour who really enjoyed it and was able to handle the stairs. Definitely worth looking into.

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San Diego, California, United States
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I am so glad that this tour only does small groups. It allows for questions but also allows you to hear all of Terry Lynne's jokes. She is witty and SO KNOWLEDGEABLE and helpful. It is amazing that Seattle survived and there IS ALOT going on "Beneath the Streets"

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Great tour, taking in some interesting aspects of Seattle that I did not know were there. This tour was a small group and lasted about 60 - 90 mins. The tour guide was very informative and witty (sorry I can't remember her name). Well worth doing to see another side of the City and learn about the City's history. We... More

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Bridgeport, Connecticut
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We asked first if this would be too tiresome for our elderly father, and though there were a couple flights of stairs and we covered a large area, he hung in there. We planned to do this on our last day only if we had time, and we are glad we did! It was worth it to learn the history... More

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