Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington

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1300 1st Ave

Seattle, Washington 98101

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(206) 654-3100

  • 3 mentions in 2-day solo trip to Seattle - What to do?

    • Briana S.

      Briana S. said, "...over by the time you get here sadly), Ray's boathouse, Portage Bay Cafe, Cactus, serious pie, Pike Place Market & the Seattle Art Museum. It was a fantastic weekend!..." See More

    • Nathan A.

      Nathan A. said, "...very local ingredients. There's also the Seattle Center with the Space Needle, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Intiman, Pacific Northwest Ballet and more. Seattle Art Museum and Seattle Symphony are both downtown, too. Plus the ferry/wharf and Olympic Sculpture Park. And if you're up for..." See More

    • Megan S.

      Megan S. said, "...marketplace' called Assembly Hall that has a restaurant and other shops for foodies Pike Place Market is a great farmers market Seattle Art Museum is good and the downtown library is also cool. Have fun! Megan..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Best free things to do in Seattle?

    • Gina C.

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      Gina C. said, "... Seattle Art Museum and Olympic Sculpture Park, as Adam mentioned, are both great if you can take advantage of the first Thursday timing. I'm also a fan of Alki Beach. Seattle has a number of interesting galleries that display and sell Pacific Northwest..." See More

    • Adam C.

      Adam C. said, "...Art/Museum: First Thursday of every month the SAM ( Seattle Art Museum) is free. There is also a beautiful botanical garden on Capitol Hill Neighborhood that is free to walk through (also provides nice view of downtown). Food: grab some tacos at..." See More

    • Christa J.

      Christa J. said, "...incredible outside. After you mark off the Space Needle and monorail, get your dosage of expressions and society; investigate the downtown Seattle Art Museum, Capitol Hill's Seattle Asian Art Museum, the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture on the UW grounds..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Artistic sights in Seattle?

    • Miranda R.

      Miranda R. said, "...Also in the area is Northwest Film Forum which often has indie films and art / film installations and events. The Seattle Art Museum downtown is amazing if you like modern art and they sometimes have cool events too. The Stranger Suggests is..." See More

    • Molly S.

      Molly S. said, "...SAM ( Seattle Art Museum) is always good and the Sculpture garden is great. If you like Calder he has another sculpture at the Seattle Center. I would also keep your eye out for any murals with the oh Henry tag they're..." See More

    • Polly B.

      Polly B. said, "...The Seattle Art Museum, right downtown, is a good place to start. There's also the Chihuly Garden and Glass museum, which is relatively new. Unique Seattle sights also include the Fremont Troll and the Seattle Gum Wall at Pike Place...." See More

  • 3 mentions in Must see/do in Seattle for one day?

    • Michael M.

      Michael M. said, "...within a five-minute walk. There's much to explore in a variety of shops. Kells Irish Restaurant is another Market option. The Seattle Art Museum is two blocks from the Market. (The 'H' pin on the map shows the former museum location.) A downhill..." See More

    • Todd B.

      Todd B. said, "...are Gas Works Park, Ballard Locks, and Golden Gardens. Music and architecture ... Experience Music Project, art ... Pioneer Square or Seattle Art Museum, wine ... that might be another trip unless you want to go to a restaurant like Purple Cafe..." See More

    • Mary Ann E.

      Mary Ann E. said, "...lunch and wine bars nearby for wine tasting; Olympic Sculpture Park in the same neighborhood; just down the street is the Seattle Art Museum and further down the hill is Pioneer Square. So much to see and do; all doable within your time..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are must-sees and where to stay in Seattle and Vancouver

    • Todd B.

      Todd B. said, "...ferry ride out to Bainbridge Island Ferry, get some fish and chips at the Ballard Locks, find some culture at the Seattle Art Museum (or take a gallery walk), learn about our city and region at the Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI),..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the most popular neighborhoods in Seattle?

    • Carly H.

      Carly H. said, "...due to its proximity to the waterfront and the Seattle Center. Downtown is also great because it is close to the Seattle Art Museum, the waterfront, and Pike Place Market. Otherwise, you may find yourself wandering through Capitol Hill Neighborhood, the International..." See More

  • 1 mention in Good rainy day activities in Seattle?

    • Michael M.

      Michael M. said, "...mile trip to Westlake Mall at 4th & Pine. From there one is only a few short blocks from both the Seattle Art Museum and Pike Place Market. The market costs you nothing unless you stop to shop or eat. One could pick..." See More

  • 1 mention in 30 days by car around: SF, Portland... and then ?

    • Mary Ann E.

      Mary Ann E. said, "...the City. After you pick up your car--perhaps Sonoma Valley; Highway 1 north of SF; Seattle: Pike Place Market; Pioneer Square; Seattle Art Museum; Olympic Sculpture Park; Ferry to Bainbridge Island. South of SF: Half Moon Bay/Carmel/Monterey. San Jose (California) has the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Downtown Seattle- what to see, eat, and do?

    • S. R.

      S. R. said, "...Do? There are pretty good museums. Seattle Art Museum always has interesting temporary exhibits, as do the Henry Art Gallery in the University District ("U district") and Frye Art Museum in Capitol Hill Neighborhood. The Museum of Flight is fantastic. Seattle has a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Baby Moon recommendations for Seattle

    • Chase J.

      Chase J. said, "...Another place with a unique view is the observation deck at Smith Tower . If you like museums, The newly refurb-ed Seattle Art Museum is great. Getting better every year.... the remodel is substantial. Check out the sculpture park on elliott bay too..." See More

  • 1 mention in Cool stuff to do in Seattle

    • Chase J.

      Chase J. said, "...Tower : observation deck is a unique view Bainbridge Island Ferry : a must do in seattle (only if it's sunny) Seattle Art Museum: The newly refurb-ed art museum is great. Getting better every year.... the remodel is substantial. Check out the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun places in Seattle.

    • Peter R.

      Peter R. said, "...through Seattle Aquarium Seattle Gum Wall "Modern Art" Wall full of gum Cowgirls Inc. One of the best bars in town Seattle Art Museum Fremont Neighborhood is a great and nice neighborhood to walk through with many stores and restaurants. Hard Rock Cafe..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do in Seattle?

    • Valerie S.

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      Valerie S. said, "'ve never been!Take the Adults-Only/evening session of the Seattle Underground Tour for a saucier take on our city history. Visit the Seattle Art Museum for some amazing local and global art -- they have an indigenous art display on right now through mid-May...." See More