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Metsker Maps

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What a special store! Maps from all over the world, accessories, books, games. It is so interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Absolutely wonderful

We were wandering around the Pike Place Market area and came across this place. Looked like a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Okayama Prefecture, Japan
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1511 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101-1523
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a special store! Maps from all over the world, accessories, books, games. It is so interesting and fun to browse around the store.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were wandering around the Pike Place Market area and came across this place. Looked like a bookstore but was crammed with maps and everything cartographic. Talk about a kid in a candy store! I was enchanted as soon as we stepped through the doorway....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stephenbkk20156
Reviewed August 10, 2019

With the next stage of our journey fast approaching I visited Metsker Maps to pick up a road atlas. With such a vast selection available I determined that help was required and approached 2 members of staff. The assistance I received was second to none...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Pilot-Officer-Prune
Reviewed July 16, 2019 via mobile

This store was the HIGHLIGHT of visiting Seattle for the first time. I’m not a history buff. I’m not a geography expert. But I ADORE this store. My husband and I had our children (ages 6-13) and we easily could have spent an hour exploring...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Heidi P
Reviewed June 23, 2019

My wife and I recently visited Seattle for five days on vacation and we stayed near the Pike Place Market. While exploring the market area one day, we found Metsker Maps and we stopped in to look around. We were amazed at the number of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed January 17, 2019

Very nice spot where you can find maps, books, games, etc about all places in the world! Spent almost an hour - inspiring.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DominiLdn
Reviewed August 25, 2018

If you like maps, this store is for you. Not only do they have maps, they also had a wide selection of travel books, globes and compasses - some that were antique. I bought a great map that covered from Mt. Rainier to Vancouver which...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tonya
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

A great globe, map and flag shop. You can find anything from ancient to modern maps & globes from all over the world. Also you can get flags of all sizes from around the globe. There's also fun magnets made from maps, stickers of country...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LPLoveToTravel
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I know the people who works there and the store distribution by heart. I have received great first hand input for my incoming trip to Iceland! And all my maps and books for a road trip to Iceland, Switzerland, and Italy comes from this small...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Raul P
Reviewed July 29, 2018

I go to this store frequently during long stays in Seattle. I’m always after a map for travel — state, regional and international — and know I’ll find what I need at this gem by Pike Place Market. On the rare times a map has...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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