Seattle is a beautiful and multifaceted place. Our dense tree canopies can sometimes make you forget you’re in the middle of a city. When the sun breaks through the clouds, Mount Rainier peeks out and everything absolutely glows. Our usual beloved cloud cover is like a cozy blanket, keeping things temperate no matter the season.
Yes, our weather can be wild sometimes. Thankfully, our museums are warm and plentiful. Many of our 465—count ‘em!—city parks provide both indoor and outdoor space, so you can experience the best of both worlds. A nature walk, hike, or bike ride is never more than a bus trip away.
No matter what the day is like, these 26 locations chosen by Curbed editors have you covered, featuring the city’s most iconic buildings, parks, public art, and more for you to visit.
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