Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Seattle

Seattle is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Seattle one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Seattle is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Seattle or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Seattle. Explore the historical monuments of Seattle with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Seattle guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Seattle page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Seattle with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Olympic Sculpture Park

    #1 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    Olympic Sculpture Park

    Tags: Park, Sculpture

    Address: 2901 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98121

    Timings: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    This 9 acre public park and beach is an outdoor sculpture museum affiliated to the Seattle Museum of Art. The only way to describe the artworks is to use words like breathtaking and innovative and tho...Read more

  2. Statue Of Lenin

    #2 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    Statue Of Lenin

    Tags: Landmark, Statue

    Address: Statue of Lenin, Seattle, WA 98103

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    There are a lot of statues of Lenin. This one is a particularly good one - an evocative 5 metres tall bronze sculpture. IT was sculpted by a Bulgarian, Emil Venkov, for Czechoslovakia. After the Velve...Read more

  3. St James Cathedral

    #3 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    St James Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: 804 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104

    Timings: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Saint James Cathedral is a sight to behold. Beautiful architecture and delicate stain glass work dating back to the early 1900s adds a charm to this quaint place of worship.

  4. Bruce Lee Grave Site

    #4 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    Bruce Lee Grave Site

    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: 1554 15th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112, United States

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Situated within the Lake View Cemetery is Bruce Lee’s final resting place. If you are a Bruce Lee fan, you can't miss this! Bruce Lee along with his son Brandon is buried here.

  5. Key Arena

    #5 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    Key Arena

    Tags: Sport, Arena, Entertainment, Concert

    Address: 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA 98109

    Key Arena is a multipurpose arena in Seattle. Head over here if your favourite musician is having a concert or if your favourite ice hockey team or basketball team is playing! The arena is also known ...Read more

  6. Lake View Cemetery

    #6 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    Lake View Cemetery

    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: 1554 15th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    This graveyard is just to the north of Volunteer Park, and it has an impressive list of significant personalities buried here - artists, painters, a Native American Princess, a mayor, senior newspaper...Read more

  7. Wild Horses Monument

    #7 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    Wild Horses Monument

    Tags: Monument

    Address: Quincy, WA 98848

    Perched at the top of a hill along the I-90 Quincy road are horses that are cast in iron. A short hike up the hill will lead you to these horses that showcase skilfull craftsmanship. These sprinting h...Read more

  8. Brandon Lee And Bruce Lee's Grave Site

    #8 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    Brandon Lee And Bruce Lee's Grave Site

    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: 1554 15th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112, USA

    Located in the Volunteer Park in Capitol Hill Neighbourhood of Seattle, the final resting spot of the legendary Chinese American Martial artist Bruce Lee and his son Brandon Lee is like a pilgrimage s...Read more

  9. Seward Park

    #9 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    Seward Park

    Tags: Beach, Forest, Park, Biking Trail

    Address: 5900 Lake Washington Blvd S, Seattle, WA 98118

    Timings: 04:00 am - 11:30 pm Details

    This little forested peninsula is apparently a popular loop trail with runners. Bring your dogs along if you can keep them leashed. There's about 300 acres worth of old growth trees, a long bike path,...Read more

  10. The Fremont Troll

    #10 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    The Fremont Troll

    Tags: Statue, Architecture

    Address: 3405 Troll Ave N, Fremont, Seattle, WA 98103

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Fremont Troll, AKA the Troll Under The Bridge is a sculpture in the Fremont neighbourhood of Seattle. With unique features and a tribute to the ‘trolls’ of the neighbourhood, the sculp...Read more

  11. McCaw Hall

    #11 of 11 Historical Places in Seattle
    McCaw Hall

    Tags: Ballet, Opera House, Hall

    Address: 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109, United States

    In the mood to watch an opera or a ballet while in Seattle? Head over to the McCaw Hall and watch one! The McCaw hall is owned by the City of Seattle. Its resident tenants are Seattle Opera and Pacifi...Read more

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