Explore Parks and Playgrounds in Seattle
The “Emerald City” boasts dozens of parks, playgrounds and green spaces to rightfully earn its nickname. Prime people-watching parks include Cal Anderson Park in Capitol Hill, and scenic Waterfront Park and Olympic Sculpture Park in downtown Seattle, which offer spectacular Mt. Rainier and Olympic views on clear days. Don’t miss Volunteer Park in Capitol Hill, which is also home to botanical Conservatory and the Seattle Asian Art Museum. Other top Seattle parks include the Washington Park Arboretum, Golden Gardens in Ballard, and Alki Beach Park and Lincoln Park in West Seattle.