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Address: Yesler Street & 1st Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104
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+1 206-667-0687

Pioneer Square Park, topped by an ornate pergola, is the site of the city's...

Pioneer Square Park, topped by an ornate pergola, is the site of the city's oldest settlement.

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Nice neighborhood to explore. We came to see the Underground Tour. Lots of history about the town and funny staff.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Sharon V
Key West, Florida
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Key West, Florida
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56 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice neighborhood to explore. We came to see the Underground Tour. Lots of history about the town and funny staff.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a tourist destination! We walked there in the hopes of seeing historical architecture in a park like setting. As we approached it reeked of urine. The square was run down, dirty, and every bench was occupied by a homeless individual. Steer clear.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Pioneer square hotel...small rooms with rod iron tiny balconies ...but so pretty and very homey and close to all! I loved this! you can explore all the bars and music,or sit in the brick square and watch the pigeons,this is within walking distance of the waterfront,Pikes place,the wheel,underground tunnel tours trolly,buses and not that far from the... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like to walk around here. It is not as busy as downtown and there are a great number of shops worth visiting, art galleries and a choice of restaurants.

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Sweetgrass, Montana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Much like Occidental Park, I wouldn't consider Pioneer Square to be a destination. Rather, it is an area you may consider walking through if you are interested in visiting one of the local Art Galleries and Studios, attending the Art Walk (the first Thursday of every month), checking out the historic architecture (mostly Richardsonian-Romanesque with some Gothic Revival, Italianate and... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is a very historic part of Seattle, and it's very cool to visit. But be very sure to go during the day, especially if you are a tourist. This is just not a very safe area to be in at night, and not the type of place you want to get lost wandering around in. Cool to visit and... More 

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San Diego, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

Not much to see here, just a part of town that's got some older architecture. Don't go out of your way.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We walked Pioneer Square in the evening. There are a few neat stores, but the big draw seemed to be the many choices of eclectic bars. Not maybe the best outing for families with young children, but good for adults looking for an interesting place to grab a drink. As mentioned before there are a few homeless people in the... More 

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Westminster, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Has a lot of potential but needs a little sprucing up in places. My husband did the underground tour and enjoyed that. I waited in Starbucks and would have walked around but it seemed hit and miss, some neat little stores but just needed to clean up the area more.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

This is a neighborhood park in the old part of Seattle. This park is small and will take about 20 minutes to look around. There are three things in this park: a statue of Chief Seattle, a copy of the original totem pole-the original was burnt in a fire, and the pergoda. If you come here, it is because of... More 

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