Things to do

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Museums

Museum of History and Industry

Sharing and teaching about the diverse history of Seattle, the Puget Sound region, and the nation.

Address: McCurdy Park 2700 24th Ave East Seattle, WA 98112-2099 Phone: 206-324-1126 Fax: 206-324-1346 Hours: Daily from 10:00am to 5:00pm, first Thursdays from 10:00am to 8:00pm. Website: SeattleHistory.org

Northwest African American Museum

Exhibits and programs of visual arts, literature, music, crafts, and history of African Americans in the Northwest.

Address: 2300 South Massachusetts Street, Seattle, WA 98144 Phone: 206-518-6000 Fax: 206-518-5665 Hours: Closed Mondays and Tuesdays, Wednesdays 11:00am to 4:30pm, Thursdays 11:00am to 7:00pm, Fridays 11:00am to 4:30pm, Saturdays 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sundays 12:00pm to 4:00pm Email: Website: NAAMNW.org

Seattle Asian Art Museum

Division of the Seattle Art Museum, specifying in Asian culture and the arts.

Address: 1300 First Avenue Seattle, WA 98101-2003 Phone: 206.654.3100 Hours: Wednesdays 10:00am to 5:00pm, Thursdays 10:00am to 9:00pm, Fridays through Sundays 10:00am to 5:00pm, closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Email: Website: SeattleArtMuseum.org

Seattle Museum of the Mysteries

Paranormal science museum with exhibits, a library, and a cultural center exploring lore, legends, UFO history, Bigfoot, and haunted locations in the Northwest.

Address: 623 Broadway East, Seattle, WA 98102 Phone: 206-328-6499 Hours: Closed Mondays, Tuesdays through Fridays 2:30pm to 8:30pm, Saturdays 12:00pm to 10:00pm, Sundays 1:30pm to 5:30pm. Email: Website: SeattleChatClub.org

Music

Chop Suey

Cozy, intimate venue, great for up and coming bands.

Address: 1325 East Madison Street, Seattle, WA 98122 Phone: 206-324-8005 Email: Website: ChopSuey.com

EMP (Experience Music Project)

Experience Music Project (EMP) is dedicated to the exploration of creativity and innovation in popular music.

Address: 325 5th Avenue North Seattle WA 98109 Phone: 206-770-2700 Fax: 206-770-2727 Hours: Daily 10am-7pm Website: EmpsFm.org

Parks

Cal Anderson Park

Recognized by Forbes.com as one of the nation's best parks in 2009.

Address: 1635 11th Ave, 98119 Phone: 206-684-4075 Hours: 4:00am to 11:30pm daily. Website: CalAndersonPark.net

Volunteer Park

This historic Olmsted Park is beloved by residents and visitors alike.

Address: 1247 15th Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98112 Phone: 206-684-4075 Hours: 6:00am to 11:00pm daily. Website: VolunteerPark.gov

Washington Park Arboretum

The Arboretum is a hidden gem on the shores of Lake Washington. Jointly managed by UW and the City of Seattle, its 230 acres are a dynamic assortment of plants found nowhere else.

Address: 2300 Arboretum Drive East, Seattle, WA 98112 Phone: 206-543-8800 Fax: 206-616-2871 Hours: Open from dawn to dusk. Email: Website: WashingtonArboretum.edu

Restaurants

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Wildflour Leavenworth

Wildflour Artisan Pasta Restaurant. Featuring chef-driven northwest, northern Italian influenced cuisine in a relaxed, intimate environment.

Address: 20700 Club House Dr Leavenworth WA USA 98826 Phone: (509) 888-2737 Hours: 4-pm 9-pm Wednesday-Sunday, Closed Monday-Tuesday Website: WildflourLeavenworth.com

River Rafting

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Blue Sky Outfitters

Raft the best rivers around with the most experienced guides. Clean and state-of-the-art gear and great food too. Safety is always first.

Address: 3400 Harbor Ave SW #105, Seattle, WA 98126

Shopping

Pike Place Market

Meet the growers and shop owners. A hundreds old and always new. A great place to eat, shop and act like a normal yokel. A hot spot of culture for locals and visitors.

Address: Pike Place Market PDA 85 Pike Street, Room 500 Seattle, WA 98101 Phone: (206) 682-7453 Email: Website: PikePlacemarket.org

Sway & Cake

Address: 340 S Lemon Ave #3434 Walnut, CA 91789 USA Phone: 855-467-7532 Email: Website: SwanAndCake.com

Sight seeing

Seattle Aquarium

All we can say is...Everybody wants in! Located at Pier 59 on the Seattle Waterfront.

Address: 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59 Seattle, WA 98101 Phone: 206-386-4300 Fax: (206) 386-4328 Hours: Open Daily 9:30-6:00 Website: www.SeattleAquarium.org

Victoria Clipper

Phone: (206) 448-5000 Hours: May 16-Sept. 08 Sat. & Sun. only, Departures through Sept. 28th.

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Ride the Ducks

Amphibious World War II vehicles will show you Seattle from both land and water!

Address: 516 Broad Street Seattle, WA 98109 Phone: 206-441-3825 Fax: 206-441-4697 Hours: Daily 9:30am-7pm Email: Website: RideTheDucksOfSeattle.com

Seattle Space Needle

The Space Needle is still, over 40 years past it's building date, Seattle's number one tourist destination.

Address: 400 Broad St. Seattle, WA 98109 Phone: (206) 905-2100 Hours: Monday-Sunday 9:00 am to 12:00 am Website: SpaceNeedle.com

Salish Sea Charters

Address: Seattle, WA Phone: 877-560-5711 Email:

Skiing Downhill

Stevens Pass Alpine Skiing

Stevens Pass (elevation 4,056 ft. (1,236 m)) is a mountain pass through the Cascade Mountains located at the border of King County and Chelan County in Washington, United States.

Address: Summit Stevens Pass, US Hwy 2 Phone: 206.634.1645 Email: Website: www.StevensPass.com

Crystal Mountain Ski Resort

Ranked #7 for Skiing in North America on the Top 25 list from Skiing Magazine, Crystal Mountain Ski Resort offers lessons, tours and clinics, and has the accolades to prove it's one of the very best.

Address: Crystal Mountain, Inc. 33914 Crystal Mountain Blvd. Crystal Mountain, WA 98022 Phone: 360-663-2265 Fax: 360-663-3057 Hours: Ski season mid-November to mid-April. Email: Website: SkiCrystal.com

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