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Address: Yesler Street & 1st Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104
Phone Number: 206-667-0687
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Pioneer Square Park, topped by an ornate pergola, is the site of the city's...

Pioneer Square Park, topped by an ornate pergola, is the site of the city's oldest settlement.

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The shops, galleries and restaurants are best sampled at a leisurely pace and with no agenda. The best experience comes from mooching around and following your nose, exploring the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The shops, galleries and restaurants are best sampled at a leisurely pace and with no agenda. The best experience comes from mooching around and following your nose, exploring the few blocks that make up Pioneer 'Square'.

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoy walking around and looking at the old architecture in the area. There's lots of stores and restaurants in the area, too. Seattle has an interesting history. They have worked on restoring and maintaining the historic nature of the area and making it a better place to come to. They still have a ways to go. What we didn't... More 

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Midlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to wander around, parts of it had a French flair to it, lots of splendid buildings to observe and nice architecture, with a casual atmosphere about this area of the city center.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get maps from Occidental Park information counter. Be mindful of homeless people asking for money. Places worth seeing: Pioneer Park, Smith Tower, Fallen Firefighters Memorial, Occidental Park, King Street Station, Waterfall Garden Park, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park. Good places for food: Grand Central Bakery and Cafe, Salumi and Zeitgeist Coffee. Many eating places and interesting shops to visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed Pioneer Square early on a sunny Sunday morning on our way to the Klondike Nat'l. Park. The flowers, shaded parks and historic architecture made it a great place to get away from the crowds. There were a lot of restaurants and shops that were unique and intriguing-most closed, unfortunately, when we were there. Preparations for a concert were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an interesting section of the city with roots going back to to it's early days, thus Pioneer Square. The architecture is beautiful and the area is filled with many interesting restaurants and shops. In particular is a toy shop, Magic Mouse Toys that is filled with the most unique items for children of all ages. The lower level... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the architecture in Pioneer Square. It just has a vibe from the past and history buffs are sure to be happy here. There's lots of great buildings to take photographs of and there are several underground tour operators to choose from. I personally just liked shopping as there are some pretty cool stores here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This original part of Seattle has many old buildings with great architecture, lots of restaurants, nice low key vibe.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are a lot of great restaurants in the area. Some are not open for lunch so keep that in mind. I was expecting more expressive older buildings as this is one of the older parts of the city but nothing seemed very unique.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pioneer Square sits between the stadiums and the downtown area. It is well worth a walk in decent weather, as there are interesting buildings and equally interesting people in this area.

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