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Deco Japan: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920-1945
Now through 10/19/2014
Art Deco, a 20th-century style that came to worldwide...(More)
Seattle Waterfront Arts Market
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George Balanchine's Jewels
9/26/2014 through 10/5/2014
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Marry Me In Seattle, A Celebration of Marriage Equality
Marry Me In Seattle, a campaign created by Visit Seattle to celebrate marriage equality launched on July 1.  The campaign has a simple message – If you can’t get married in your city, we’ll make sure you can get married in ours.
Bumbershoot: Seattle's Yearly Celebration Of Its Arts
One of the nation’s largest music & arts festivals, Bumbershoot returns to the heart of the city Aug. 30-Sept. 1. Celebrating its 44th year, the festival features more than 100 musical acts, plus comedy, theatre, visual arts, literary arts and children’s programming.   
 
 Download Seattle’s Official Visitors’ Guide
A vibrant arts and culture scene, world-class wineries, celebrity chef restaurants, live music and an overabundance of lakes, mountains and shoreline to explore right in our backyard. Download the Official Visitors’ Guide to start planning your Seattle adventure.
Greek Lore, Public Art, and a Colossal 46-Foot Tall Head
Echo, a 46-foot tall sculpture created by renowned public space artist Jaume Plensa, has found its new home in Seattle’s Olympic Sculpture Park.

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Nine Great Day Trips Beyond Seattle
Get outside of Seattle to great attractions such as Mount Rainier, Bainbridge Island or Leavenworth
The Complete Guide to Pike Place Market
Pike Place Market in downtown Seattle is one of the city’s biggest draws, featuring fresh seafood, artisan chocolates, the first Starbucks and more.
The Museums of Seattle
Seattle’s immense museum collection covers art, music, science, kid-friendly attractions and more.
One Perfect Day to Enjoy Seattle
A one-day itinerary that hits many of Seattle’s top attractions, including Pike Place Market, the waterfront and Seattle Center.

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