If you are planning your next vacation, consider a trip to Seattle. The city is one of the most popular vacation spots in the Pacific Northwest for many reasons. Whether you want to spend your days exploring the city or take a break for a day and relax in nature, Seattle top attractions for guests has it all.
Seattle is known for its arts and culture scene as well as its world-class dining and shopping. The streets of downtown are full of boutique stores, bookshops, and art galleries. Take a break from shopping and warm up in one of the city’s many coffee shops and cafes.
While downtown, be sure to check out the Olympic Sculpture Park. The Olympic Sculpture Park is free and open to the public and is owned and operated by the Seattle Art Museum. The park first opened in 2007 and stretches out over 9-acres of beach along Elliot Bay. Enjoy stunning views of the bay and the mountains on the Olympic Peninsula while you walk among the park’s many sculptures.
The park has a variety of permanent and temporary exhibitions. One of their permanent pieces is Jaume Plensa’s Echo, a 46-foot head that stares out across the Puget Sound at the Olympic Peninsula and Mount Olympus.
You can walk around the park and enjoy the artwork yourself or take a free guided walking tour. The 60-minute tour will the artwork in the park, its landscape design, and the history of the site. The park is open daily 365-days a year and opens 30 minutes prior to sunrise and closes 30 minutes prior to sunset. The park faces the west and would be a great place to watch the sunset over the Olympic Mountains.
Best Attractions In Seattle
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