Things to Do in Ballard, WA

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93% 2506 votes
Other Landmarks 3015 NW 54th St, Seattle, WA 98107 MoreLess Info
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.
1.6 Miles
93% 792 votes
Parks 3801 W Government Way, Seattle, WA 98119 MoreLess Info
At 534 acres, Discovery Park is the largest city park in Seattle. The park is situated on Magnolia Bluff overlooking Puget Sound, which offers a view of both the Cascade and the Olympic Mountain ranges.
1.7 Miles
85% 1870 votes
Zoos 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.
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86% 198 votes
Neighborhoods Seattle, WA MoreLess Info
Commonly referred to as 'The Artists' Republic of Fremont,' by locals, Fremont is an unexpected hub of funky entertainment. Sights include trolls under bridges, statues of communists, and festivals happening year-round..
2.6 Miles
93% 1836 votes
Parks 7201 East Green Lake Drive, Seattle, WA MoreLess Info
Green Lake Park has plenty of green space and water so visitors can enjoy sports and picnics on the fields or go boating and swimming. A 2.8 mile path around the lake is suitable for running, biking and skating.
3.1 Miles
89% 897 votes
Parks 3300 Meridian Ave. N, Seattle, WA 98103 MoreLess Info
Gas Works Park opened to the public in 1975 on lands that originally contained a plant that converted gas from coal. The 19-acre site includes picnic areas, a large play barn, and a stunning view of Seattle.
3.4 Miles
89% 178 votes
Lake North of downtown, south of Fremont, Seattle, WA MoreLess Info
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.
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95% 3905 votes
Parks 250 W Highland Dr, Seattle, WA 98119 MoreLess Info
Providing an excellent view of Seattle and Elliot Bay, Kerry Park is a popular photography destination that also includes a children's play area.
3.6 Miles
95% 732 votes
Colleges & Universities 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.
3.7 Miles
60% 706 votes
Paddleboarding 1303 NE Boat Street, Seattle, WA 98105 MoreLess Info
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.
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