- Our list of the best things to do in Ballard, Washington, features the top 513 nearby activities — including 208 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Ballard, WA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Food & Drink, and Museums & Galleries.
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Watch ships pass through these man-made locks as you learn about how these man-made engineering marvels work. Follow it with a walk through the botanical gardens and a view of the fish ladder during salmon season.
85% 1870 votes
5500 Phinney Avenue North (West Gate), Seattle, WA 98103 MoreLess Info
This 92 acre zoo exhibits over 1,000 animals which represent nearly 300 species, surrounded by gardens. They offer a calendar of year round and seasonal events including overnight guided tours and summer camp programs.
Lake Union is a freshwater lake entirely within the Seattle, Washington city limits. The lake is home of Gas Works Park which is a popular venue for summer concerts and Seattle's major Fourth of July fireworks show.
95% 732 votes
4014 University Way Northeast, Seattle, WA 98195 MoreLess Info
The University of Washington campus provides an opportunity to enjoy the outdoors, as well as the surrounding campus town. Visitors can enjoy lake activities as well as various restaurants, shops, and university buildings.
Agua Verde Paddle Club combines a kayak and stand up paddle board rental facility with seaside dining in a casual atmosphere. Visitors can paddle around the bay and take in wildlife views, then return to the restaurant to dine.