What are the best museums in Seattle?

Parked in front of the iconic MOHAI museum, John Roderick lists some of the best museums in Seattle.

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Frye Museum 19th- and 20th-century works by American & European painters, plus a range of rotating exhibitions.
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Museum of Flight Large educational museum with aircraft and space vehicles on display, historical exhibits, and more.
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MOHAI Iconic artifacts and diverse collections spotlighting Seattle's history in a lakefront-park building.
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Center For Wooden Boats Museum preserves and exhibits historic wooden boats, which can be rented and taken out on Lake Union.
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Northwest African American Museum Museum committed to preserving and celebrating the connections between the Pacific Northwest and peoples of African descent.
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Capitol Hill Visit Page
Georgetown
South Lake Union Visit Page
Beacon Hill

Watertown Hotel

  • Address: 4242 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle WA 98105
  • Neighborhood: University District
  • Phone: (206) 826-4242
  • Website: watertownseattle.com

Red Lion Hotel Seattle Airport

  • Address: 18220 International Blvd, Seattle WA 98188
  • Neighborhood: SeaTac/Tukwila
  • Phone: (206) 246-5535
  • Website: redlion.com

Seattle Pacific Hotel

  • Address: 325 Aurora Ave N, Seattle WA 98109
  • Neighborhood: Queen Anne
  • Phone: (206) 441-0400
  • Website: seattlepacifichotel.com