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Address: 1428 Post Aly, Seattle, WA 98101-2034
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Sounds gross but the kids loved it

If you're in Seattle you probably doing a lot of walking around the city. If so just stroll by this block and check out the gum wall. You don't want to get too close or touch it... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you're in Seattle you probably doing a lot of walking around the city. If so just stroll by this block and check out the gum wall. You don't want to get too close or touch it but we all felt the urge to contribute to its design. The kids absoulutely loved it.

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Whittier, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my 2nd trip to Pikes Market but we never saw the wall on the first trip. This time we reserved a spot on the Free Walking Tour with Jake which took us through the alleys and other featured spots including the Gum Wall. It is an unusual attraction to see and take a photo but not to linger.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is actually inside pike place! Which was really confusing at first, but once you get through pikes and go down stairs it is an alley. The wall was cleaned just a few years ago for sanitation reasons, but it is still equally as incredible and horrifying to see (in a positive way). If you are a super germaphobe there... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The wall itself is a bit messy and gross. I'd say that watching folks chew and choose a place to stick their gum is the fun part!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have a weak stomach so I was grossed out but I am glad I got to see what the hype was about. Pretty iconic.. Gross but mesmerizing

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Altus, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The gum wall is worth taking a look at but you want spend much time there. You basically will take a few pictures and leave. We have seen the wall three times. The second time was a year ago when they just finished steam cleaning the wall.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The perfect way to leave your mark on Seattle, and for the price of a piece of chewing gum. There is a vague Jackson Pollock quality to the walls, which I found fascinating. I began to wonder how on earth it all started and then started reading some of the 'gum' messages left by others. We stayed for a good... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So neat to see in Pike Place Market! They have cleaned a lot of the walls off, with one being fully covered. Be sure to leave some gum on the wall!

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Makawao, Hawaii
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Iʻve seen the Gum Wall on the internet for quite some time. I actually wasnʻt prepared for the smell. It was hot and there was no wind and the mix of smells of different gums were "very interesting." It was okay for me, but my wife didn't appreciate visiting there. Oh well... As one reviewer stated, itʻs somewhere that you... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gum Wall is an "attraction" that you can quickly cross off the list when you're at Pike Place Market. You basically need less than five minutes there since you will probably become grossed out faster than that. There sure is a lot of gum in the alley!

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