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The Gum Wall

1428 Post Aly, Seattle, WA 98101-2034
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1428 Post Aly, Seattle, WA 98101-2034
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Reviewed yesterday

This is located outside Pike Market we came across this by accident. I know this is art but it really is disgusting. A lot of people there taking photos yes me included.

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I think it’s a very nice place. Lots of gum on the wall they have a very interesting story. It started off as when people got bored waiting for the theatre they’d stick their gum outside while waiting. That’s how the tradition started. Very nice...More

Thank 997ashlih
Reviewed 3 days ago

Next door to Pike Place this site is a must see. But please don't touch anything! Bring your own gum.

Thank Rick U
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My friends’ daughter has prattled on about the gum wall for years and we finally went to see it on a recent family visit to Pike Place Public Market. I have to say the experience left me both in awe and aghast. I heard the...More

Thank Trent H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hilarious to watch everyone else take photos and their expressions. No gum, you can buy it at a little shop at the top of the stairs in the market.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Well I know it is famous, but I just don't get it. Gross!!! I couldn't stay for more than 2 minutes. On the other hand, the place is easy to find.

Thank msdrrrk
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is located under the pike place market. There are 2 ways to get there, inside the building there is a stair or outside the market there is alley to Gum Wall

Thank James L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gum Wall is a wall of chewed gum and is located in an alley in downtown Seattle. It is located under the Pike Place Market which is next to the Seattle Waterfront. The wall is located by the box office for the Market Theatre....More

Thank rockyjoe
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband HAD to visit the gum wall. When you walk out the door all you can smell is the sweet sugary gum. This was so disgusting, people were taking pictures and adding their own gum to the wall. Sometimes you just have to do...More

Thank mcdonough6
Reviewed 1 week ago

Honestly it's kind of gross all of the old gum on a wall, but if you have never been to Seattle or seen the gumwall, it should be on your list. A touristy attraction but unique and interesting to Seattle's bizarre culture.

Thank TylahGo
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11 November 2015|
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Response from Matt C | Reviewed this property |
About 20 years ago, but the city of Seattle is taking it all down soon. I just saw it in the news last week.