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Attractions

 

Downtown

 Historic Transportation Hub, close to Stadiums (Baseball-Safeco Field, Soccer/Football-Century Link Field), International District, and Waterfront (Farris Wheel, night cruises, ferries, dining and shopping)


Chihuly Garden and Glass    https://www.chihulygardenandglass.com/
           adjacent to the Pacific Science Center and under the Space Needle


Museum of Pop Culture https://www.mopop.org/
           Paul Allen's tribute to Film, Music, and Art


Pike Place Market  http://pikeplacemarket.org/
           Next to the Space Needle, the most iconic tourist destination in Seattle


Seattle Underground http://www.undergroundtour.com/
             an interesting look at the early history of Seattle

 

Near Hotel (Doubletree airport)


Angle Lake Park http://www.seatacwa.gov/government/city-departments/parks-community-prog...
          featuring a nature trail in an urban settiing


North End


Ballard Locks http://www.myballard.com/ballard-locks-seattle/
           Engineering marvel and heart of Ballard/Fremont

Fremont Troll
            check it out on trip advisor, wikipedia, or ask a local

University of Washington Botanical Gardens https://botanicgardens.uw.edu/washington-park-arboretum/

Woodland Park Zoo https://www.zoo.org/


Other areas nearby 


Museum of Flight http://www.museumofflight.org/
          open 10-5, Take METRO Bus #124 from Downtown Seattle or Tukwila Station

Kubota Garden http://www.kubotagarden.org/
          open daylight hours Route 106 connects both downtown Seattle and Renton with the Kubota Garden. Please call Metro’s 24 hour Rider Information at 206-553-3000 for the exact schedule.
 

May need a car

Jimi Hendrix Gravesite http://www.jimihendrixmemorial.com/

Hydroplane Museum http://thunderboats.ning.com/
         Hydroplanes have been a highlight of the Annual Seafair Festival for over 60 years
         Open until 8p Tues & Thursday $10 admission

Seattle Chocolate https://www.seattlechocolate.com/
         10a-3p tours of up to 16 need 14 days advance notice $10/person, walk-ins on space available basis (last tour at 2pm)

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