Global cultures come together in the Emerald City.
Discover the lasting legacies of the region’s first peoples at historic longhouses and Native experiences. Explore the community’s significant Asian influences in the Chinatown–International District. Learn about Seattle’s Scandinavian settlers in the Ballard neighborhood. And glimpse Northwest Latino and African American communities at vibrant area museums and annual festivals.
Want to learn more? Explore our series of cultural heritage guides below to discover the city’s diverse roots.