Top List of Museums in Seattle

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Seattle that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Seattle to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Seattle page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. The Museum Of Flight

    #1 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    The Museum Of Flight

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 9404 East Marginal Way S, Seattle, WA 98108, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    All of us have at least once, as a child wanted the ability to fly. With technology and time man has created airplanes and the Museum of Flight is the place where one gets a chance to revel in the fas...Read more

  2. EMP Museum

    #2 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    EMP Museum

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: 325 5th Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Emp Museum also called as Museum of Pop Culture or MoPOP. If you want to explore the world of contemporary pop culture, then emp museum in Seattle which will suit your taste. The Emp Mu...Read more

  3. Museum Of History And Industry

    #3 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Museum Of History And Industry

    Tags: Architecture , Natural History Museum

    Address: 860 Terry Avenue N Seattle, WA 98109, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Situated within a beautiful and architecturally elegant building, the Museum of History and Industry is a major tourist attraction. However, even the residenst of Seattle like to visit it again and ag...Read more

  4. Volunteer Park

    #4 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Volunteer Park

    Tags: Art Museum, Park, Play Ground, Walking Area

    Address: 1247 15th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112, United States

    Timings: 06:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Spread across 48.3 acres, Volunteer Park is a Seattle landmark. Located in the Capitol Hill neighbourhood, the park is home to the infamous Water Tower (with an observation deck), the Volunteer Park C...Read more

  5. Wing Luke Museum

    #5 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Wing Luke Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: 719 S King St, Seattle, WA 98104, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Seattle is a center of diverse culture but it has made extensive effort to maintain it with the help of the Wing Luke Museum. Established under the name of Seattle's first Asian American to hold offic...Read more

  6. Seattle Metropolitan Police Museum

    #6 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Seattle Metropolitan Police Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 317 3rd Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104

    By their own claim, this is the largest police museum in western USA. The museum explores the founding, history and legacy of the Seattle Police Department. It also explores the department's cultural ...Read more

  7. Centre For Wooden Boats

    #7 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Centre For Wooden Boats

    Tags: Museum, Boating, Specialty Museum

    Address: 1010 Valley St, Seattle, WA 98109, United States

    Timings: 12:30 pm - 08:00 pm Details

    The Centre for Wooden Boats is a hands on and interactive museum where one can pick from an array of activities, from building boats, attending workshops on boats, rowing down the river, caulking a se...Read more

  8. Seattle Asian Art Museum

    #8 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Seattle Asian Art Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Volunteer Park, 1400 E Prospect St, Seattle, WA 98112

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Part of the Seattle Art Museum, this branch focuses exclusively on ethnological art out of china, Japan, India, Korea, Southeast Asia, the Himalayas, the Philippines, and Vietnam. But before that, tak...Read more

  9. Seattle Art Museum

    #9 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Seattle Art Museum

    Tags: Art Museum

    Address: 1300 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101

    Timings: 10:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    The Seattle Art Museum has three branches. This is the main museum. The other two are the Seattle Asian Art Museum and the Olympic Sculpture Park. This 29000 square metre exhibition space has over 250...Read more

  10. Frye Art Museum

    #10 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Frye Art Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum

    Address: 704 Terry Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, United States

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Frye Art Museum is an Art museum situated in Seattle. On display are paintings and sculptures from 19th Century onwards till date. Fritz Baer, Leon Barillot, Eugene Louis Boudin, Anton Braith, Arn...Read more

  11. Seattle Children's Museum

    #11 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Seattle Children's Museum

    Tags: Children Museum

    Address: 305 Harrison St., Seattle, WA 98109

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The website of the Seattle Children’s Museum states, “Our Mission is to bring to life the joy of discovery for children and their families through fun, creative, hands-on exploration of th...Read more

  12. Nordic Heritage Museum

    #12 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Nordic Heritage Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 3014 NW 67th St, Seattle, WA 98117

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Even in Europe, you'd be hard pressed to find a museum that celebrates and explores the legacies of all five Nordic Countries - Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. But the museum does more t...Read more

  13. Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park

    #13 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park

    Tags: History Museum, National Park

    Address: 319 Second Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98104

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

    Arguably the smallest National Park in the USA, the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park is situated within an ancient, well preserved, critically important (back in that era) building. It is e...Read more

  14. Burke Museum Of Natural History And Culture

    #14 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    Burke Museum Of Natural History And Culture

    Tags: Specialty Museum, Natural History Museum

    Address: 4331 Memorial Way Northeast, Seattle, WA 98195, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Founded in 1885, the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture is the oldest public museum in Washington and was designated the State Museum in 1899. On display are Dinosaur fossils, Native American...Read more

  15. The Unity Museum

    #15 of 20 Museums in Seattle
    The Unity Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 4341 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    Timings: 11:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    The Baha'i faith is really low key. It doesn't stand out. That makes this museum quite rare and unusual. In it, the museum's exhibits explore key moments in Seattle history and canon, and draw similar...Read more

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