Seattle Art Museum
Although not unique to Seattle, Hammering Man, the 48ft-high metal sculpture that guards the entrance to the Seattle Art Museum on the...
Benaroya Concert Hall
With a hefty bill of almost $120 million in construction costs, it’s no wonder the Benaroya Concert Hall, Seattle Symphony’s primary...
Formerly the Northern Life Tower, this 26-story art deco skyscraper, built in 1928, was designed to reflect the mountains of the Pacific...
A major regional ensemble. It plays at the Benaroya Concert Hall, which you'll find downtown at 2nd Ave and University St.
Von's 1000 Spirits
It’s almost worth coming to this new place opposite Seattle Art Museum to read the footnotes on the menu; invaluable nuggets that tell...
1300 1st Ave · interesting places nearby
Seattle Art Museum information
Over the last decade, SAM has added over 100,000-sq-ft to its gallery space and acquired about $1 billion worth of new art, including works by Zurbarán and Murillo. The museum is known for its extensive Native American artifacts and work from the local Northwest school, in particular by Mark Tobey (1890–1976). Modern American art is also well represented.