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Waterfall Garden Park

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219 2nd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104-2601
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing to find this little alcove of waterfalls and pretty flowers in the middle of the city! I love coming to visit this place and always want to stay longer than we have time for. There are tables and chairs and benches so you can...More

Thank kendra m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this and were pleasantly surprised. This pocket park honors the founding of UPS here. Really relaxing spot.

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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Wandering around downtown we discovered this refreshingly moist park...Nice respite during a heatwave. Was not aware that it had a significant histricalcontext until I saw the UPS plaque.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed August 18, 2018

The location is the former headquarters of UPS. They took the land and converted it to a lovely waterfall park with patio seating. It’s lovely, peaceful and a nice place to picnic or rest while touring the area. A must see!

Thank TravelinSuz
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We fitted this in to our ‘own’ walking tour of the city. It is a lovely place that is marking history as the first site of UPS! Just a nice place to visit and sit for a few minutes in the madness that a city...More

Thank Shona S
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Nestled in between the International District and Occidental Square, I only stopped for 10 minutes to give my legs some rest, but WOW, what a wonderful space in the city. It was calming to my senses and blocked out the city noise. I'd imagine this...More

Thank DaleMurphy4HOF
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Very nice. Not crowded. Wish I had spent more time there. If I could do it again I would have brought a lunch down there.

Thank Kyla C
Reviewed August 5, 2018

The Waterfall Garden Park is one of the best-kept secrets in the Seattle downtown. I've been during every season of the year, usually with coffee or a snack in hand from a nearby Pioneer Square shop and it never disappoints. Check it out!!!

Thank yourguardianangle
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

On our way to everywhere else we stumbled upon this quiet garden & waterfall park near Pioneer Square. Come here to recharge & sit in peaceful company.

Thank VTtraveler54
Reviewed August 3, 2018

We were in Pioneer Square to see the Underground so came by the Waterfall Garden Park. The story behind it is interesting. Research it before you go. We didn't stay very long, but glad we went. We went to the Underground and the Klondike Gold...More

Thank Debbie S
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April 27, 2018|
Response from themolitors | Reviewed this property |
No. It's just a tiny little pocket park near Pioneer Square.
Jenna O
December 11, 2017|
Response from Plymouthcrocks | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is only open Monday to Friday during the day. It is worth a visit, take a coffee or a picnic and sit and enjoy!
Monique B
July 22, 2015|
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Response from DaimlerDame | Reviewed this property |
I doubt you will find street parking easily - for any size vehicle. Seattle is very congested and we ended up always having to park in a parking garage. If you are an early riser, you can get a better price in some garages... More