Has a great museum about the locks and you can watch all the boats and ships lock through. On the other side is a fish ladder where you can see the salmon travel upstream twice a year. Note if you are on a limited time crunch you can be trapped on the other side of the canal when the locks open and close. Keep valuables out of sight in your vehicles as there are lots of car prowlers. Parking is metered so watch your time. The botanical gardens are a great place to picnic and listen to bands during the summer.
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