Bellevue Botanical Gardens

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12001 Main Street, Bellevue, WA
The Bellevue Botanical garden comprises 53-acres of cultivated gardens, restored woodlands, and natural wetlands. It showcases plants that thrive in the Pacific Northwest. A visitor center hosts many events throughout the year.

Belltown P-patch

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Elliot Avenue & Vine Street, Seattle, WA
In 1995, the Belltown P-Patch was born. We celebrate 20 years of growth that includes the growth of vegetables, flowers, individually tended plots, and a giving garden, as well as carefully designed and tended common areas.

Burke Museum

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UW Campus, 17th Ave NE and NE 45th St, Seattle, WA
The Burke features the natural and cultural history of the Pacific Northwest – birds, fossils, logging tools – you name it, and one of the Burke’s education programs or exhibits can tell you about it. Located in the University District, the museum always has something new to teach, in an afternoon or a week-long summer

Carpenter House Museum

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Upper Yakima Basin
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302 W 3rd St, Cle Elum, WA
This museum, housed in a 1914 mansion, tells the colorful story of the mining communities of Upper Kittitas County and of Cle Elum’s first successful banker and former mayor of Cle Elum, Frank Carpenter and his family.  High Country Artist exhibits rotate monthly.

Cedar River Watershed Education Center

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Snoqualmie River Valley
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19901 Cedar Falls Rd SE, , WA
The Cedar River Watershed provides the majority of Seattle’s and King County’s drinking water, with 90,050 acres of forest land preserved for the municipal water supply. School children participate in watershed field trips to learn how clean water comes to their homes. A visitors center includes interpretive displays, a garden with rain drums and living

Clymer Museum

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416 N Pearl St, Ellensburg, WA
The Clymer Museum & Gallery was established to honor our native son, John Ford Clymer. Clymer, a famous western artist, was born and raised in Ellensburg. The museum hosts the largest public collection of Clymer works as well as works of other artists.

Daybreak Star

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5011 Bernie Whitebear Way, Seattle, WA
Daybreak Star, an event and conference space and a major nucleus of Native American cultural activity in its region, functions as a conference center, a location for pow wows, and more.

Frontier Village

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Upper Yakima Basin
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Kittitas County Fairgrounds 5th & Poplar St, Ellensburg, WA
Located at the Kittitas County Fairgrounds, this village is a showcase for original cabins and buildings from the valley’s past. It is open during the Kittitas County Fair and by appointment (509-962-7639).

Gilman Town Hall Museum

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165 SE Andrews Street, Issaquah, WA
This museum has an exhibit of photographs, artifacts, and interactive elements exploring aspects of Issaquah’s past. It also has a hands-on kitchen exhibit with cooking implements, and a two-celled concrete jail that was used from 1914 until 1930.

Hillman P-Patch

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4613 S Lucile St, Seattle, WA
Hillman City P-Patch is a gem of a neighborhood gathering place nestled in the heart of the Hillman residential neighborhood. Our P-Patch’s beauty is due to its productive, efficient, resourceful nature – a working person’s garden.

Hiram M. Chittenden Locks

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33rd Avenue Northwest / Northwest 54th Street, Seattle, WA
Many lake and river systems of King County flow to the sea through the locks in Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood. Fish ladder viewing platforms allow visitors to catch glimpses of migrating salmon, a powerful reminder of the thread of life that begins in snowmelt from the mountains along the Greenway.

Issaquah Depot Museum

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78 First Avenue NE, Issaquah, WA
The city’s train depot, built in 1889, holds a museum with exhibits that explore the industrial revolution, travel, communication, and the early economic development of Issaquah. It also hosts the Issaquah Valley Trolley, which runs seasonally.

Issaquah Salmon Hatchery

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214 East Sunset Way, Issaquah, WA
The Issaquah Salmon Hatchery is the most visited of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife’s hatcheries.  The grounds of the hatchery contain numerous informational displays about salmon.  In addition, the Friends of the Issaquah Hatchery offer various educational programming and opportunities for a variety of age levels.

Japanese Garden

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1075 Lake Washington Blvd E, Seattle, WA
Tucked within a vast arboretum in a fast-growing city, the garden attracts over 85,000 visitors annually and is beloved both locally and by garden-lovers from over 30 countries around the world.

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park

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319 Second Ave S., Seattle, WA
Gold! read the headlines in July of 1897. After years of struggling through a depression, the people of the nation were intrigued by the possibility of riches. Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park preserves the story of the 1897-98 stampede to the Yukon gold fields and Seattle’s role in this event. The park offers a

Kruckeberg Botanic Garden

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Shoreline, WA
The Kruckeberg Botanic Garden is a public garden containing a unique blend of Pacific Northwest native plants and unusual exotics in a naturalistic, wooded setting.

Kubota Gardens

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9817 55th Ave. S, Seattle, WA
The Kubota Garden Foundation, founded in 1988, is a non-profit corporation that was established to support, enhance, and perpetuate the Kubota Garden within the spirit of Fujitaro Kubota.

Olympic Sculpture Park

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2901 Western Avenue, Seattle, WA
This new waterfront park gives Seattle residents and visitors the opportunity to experience a variety of sculpture in an outdoor setting, while enjoying the incredible views and beauty of the Olympic Mountains and Puget Sound. Admission is free.

Roslyn Museum

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Upper Yakima Basin
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203 W Pennsylvania Ave, Roslyn, WA
The museum is a reflection of Roslyn, it’s tenacity, love of life and the richly seasoned ethnic mix that once represented more than 20 nationalities, and still does in the genealogy of it’s inhabitants and former residents. Admission is free.

Telephone Museum

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Upper Yakima Basin
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221 E 1st St, Cle Elum, WA
Put down your smart phone for a moment and get smart about phones!  The oldest complete telephone museum west of the Mississippi covers the history of telephone technology from 1876 to 1970. According to the Northern Kittitas County Historical Society, Cle Elum was one of the last cities in the country to use a manual

Washington Park and Arboretum

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2300 Arboretum Drive E, Seattle, WA
The Arboretum is a hidden gem on the shores of Lake Washington. Jointly managed by the University of Washington Botanic Gardens and the City of Seattle, its 230 acres are a dynamic assortment of plants, some found nowhere else in the Northwest.