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Ranked #1 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: Located in the heart of Seattle, Chihuly Garden and Glass provides a look at the inspiration and influences that inform the... more » Owner description: Located in the heart of Seattle, Chihuly Garden and Glass provides a look at the inspiration and influences that inform the career of artist Dale Chihuly. Through the exhibition’s eight interior galleries, lush outdoor garden and centerpiece Glasshouse visitors will experience a comprehensive look at Chihuly's most significant series of work. With both day and night experiences, and full-service dining in the adjoining Collections Café, this long-term exhibition offers a unique experience rain or shine. « less
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Ranked #2 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Specialty Museums

The Museum of Flight is an expansive facility filled with all things related to flight.    From the first primitive glider designed by the Wright brothers to the stealthy... more »

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Ranked #3 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Symphonies
The new home of the Seattle Symphony.
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Ranked #4 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks
Owner description: For one of the best views of Seattle head to Kerry Park, a small park located on the south side of Queen Anne Hill.  A photo... more » Owner description: For one of the best views of Seattle head to Kerry Park, a small park located on the south side of Queen Anne Hill.  A photo from here is Seattle postcard-perfect, featuring ferries crossing Elliott Bay, the city skyline with the Space Needle in the forefront and, if weather conditions are favorable, a view of Mt. Rainier. « less
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Ranked #5 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Sports Complexes

If you are a baseball fan don't miss this tour.  The tour will take you to places such as the visitor's locker room, presidential suite, press box, press conference room, dugout... more »

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Ranked #6 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #7 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Ferries/ Boats; Public Transportation Systems

Any visit to Seattle that doesn't include even a short ferry trip is one that left out a real experience. Because of its geography, Seattle relies on the State ferry system to... more »

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Ranked #8 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Educational Sites

Cherry blossoms in the Arts and Sciences Quad next to Suzzallo Library are not to be missed. See them March 3-13 or so this year (2010, and normally, the second or third week of... more »

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Ranked #9 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Ballets
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Ranked #10 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Symphonies
Take a break and take in some Bach or Berlioz here.
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Ranked #11 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Movie Theaters
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Ranked #12 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Gardens; Parks
Use a canoe, or your feet, to explore the 230 acres and 4,000 species of trees, vines, shrubs and plants at this arboretum.
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Ranked #13 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Parks; Bodies of Water
Swim or paddleboat in this scenic park lake.
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Ranked #14 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Libraries; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #15 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Bodies of Water
Owner description: The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks (locally known as the Ballard Locks) is a waterway system that connects the saltwater of the... more » Owner description: The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks (locally known as the Ballard Locks) is a waterway system that connects the saltwater of the Puget Sound to the fresh water of the Ship Canal, which sits about 20 feet above sea level.  Boats enter the locks, the gates close and the water rises or falls to the level of the destination waterway.  Watching boats pass through the locks, exploring the 7 acres of botanical gardens and looking for fish on the fish ladder is fun and free entertainment that draws locals and tourists alike. « less
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Ranked #16 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #17 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Museum of History & Industry is dedicated to enriching lives by preserving, sharing and teaching the diverse history of... more » Owner description: The Museum of History & Industry is dedicated to enriching lives by preserving, sharing and teaching the diverse history of Seattle, the Puget Sound region and the nation. « less
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Ranked #18 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
This is the home of the NFL's Seattle Seahawks.
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Ranked #19 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Parks
Owner description: Five houses on the conservatory represent five distinct environments, from jungle to desert. Theres also a Cactus House, a... more » Owner description: Five houses on the conservatory represent five distinct environments, from jungle to desert. Theres also a Cactus House, a Fern House and a Bromeliad House. « less
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Ranked #20 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Dinner Theaters
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Ranked #21 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: Come play history! The Seattle Pinball Museum has 50 plus vintage and current pinball machines ranging from the 1960's to... more » Owner description: Come play history! The Seattle Pinball Museum has 50 plus vintage and current pinball machines ranging from the 1960's to present all on free play. This allows our guests to play and experience seven decades of pinball.We offer a selection of vintage style soft drinks & a large variety of bottled beers & swag! Admission: All Day Pass Adults $18.00, All Day Pass Kids $15.00 (12 & Under)or one time entry Adults $13.00, Kids $10.00 (12 And under). Sunday & Monday 12PM - 5PM Thursday,Friday Saturday 12PM-10 PM Closed Tuesday and Wednesday « less
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Ranked #22 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #23 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #24 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Parks; Jogging Paths/ Tracks
You can get lost happily among the thickets, nature trails, beaches and bluffs of this 534-acre park.
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Ranked #25 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Parks
Owner description: This national park is really a free museum that documents Seattle history, from the fire that burned it down to the gold rush... more » Owner description: This national park is really a free museum that documents Seattle history, from the fire that burned it down to the gold rush that helped build it up. « less
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Ranked #26 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Zoos
Owner description: Nationally award-winning Woodland Park Zoo is a 92-acre zoological garden featuring more than 1,000 animals representing... more » Owner description: Nationally award-winning Woodland Park Zoo is a 92-acre zoological garden featuring more than 1,000 animals representing nearly 300 species from around the world. New exhibits include Zoomazium, an indoor, nature-themed play space for kids, and our award-winning Humboldt penguin exhibit, replicating the desert coasts of their native Peru. « less
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Ranked #27 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Trails; Biking Trails
A paved path offering scenic views for hikers and bikers alike.
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Ranked #28 of 213 attractions in Seattle
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Ranked #29 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Beaches

Alki Beach is located in a Seattle neighborhood called "West Seattle."  Alki Beach offers an expansive view of the Elliott Bay.  West toward the Olympic Mountains and east, back... more »

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Ranked #30 of 213 attractions in Seattle
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: This museum preserves and celebrates the history and culture of Asian Americans. One of the two permanent exhibits details... more » Owner description: This museum preserves and celebrates the history and culture of Asian Americans. One of the two permanent exhibits details the immigration history of Asians and Pacific Islanders to Washington. « less
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