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Benewah Milk Bottle

Benewah Milk Bottle
Spokane, Washington
This is one of two milk bottles that were constructed in the Spokane area to advertise the Benewah Dairy Company. Built in 1935, the structure is built of stucco and sheet metal.

Chihuly Garden and Glass

Chihuly Garden and Glass
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98109
Chihuly Garden and Glass is an exhibit in the Seattle Center showcasing the studio glass of Dale Chihuly. It opened in May 2012 at the former site of the defunct Fun Forest amusement park.

Daniel R. Bigelow House

Daniel R. Bigelow House
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, 98506
The Bigelow House, also known as the Bigelow House Museum, is a historic house museum in the Bigelow Neighborhood of Olympia, Washington.

Discovery Park

Discovery Park
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98199
Discovery Park is a 534-acre (2.16 km2) park on the shores of Puget Sound in the Magnolia neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. It is the city's largest public park and contains 11.81 miles (19.01 km) of walking trails.

Frye Art Museum

Frye Art Museum
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98104
The Frye Art Museum is an art museum located in the First Hill neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. The museum emphasizes painting and sculpture from the nineteenth century to the present.

Manito Park and Botanical Gardens

Manito Park and Botanical Gardens
Spokane, Washington, 99203
Manito Park and Botanical Gardens is a 90-acre (0.36 km2) public park with arboretum, botanical gardens, and conservatory, located at 17th Ave and Grand Blvd in Spokane, Washington, USA. It is open daily without charge.

Mount St. Helens

Mount St. Helens
Skamania County, Washington
In 1982, the 110,000-acre Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument was created for research, recreation, and education. Inside the Monument, the environment is left to respond naturally in recovering from the 1980 eruption and any future disturbance.

Museum of Flight

Museum of Flight
Tukwila, Washington, 98108
The Museum of Flight is a private non-profit air and space museum in the northwest United States. As the largest private air and space museum in the world, it also hosts the largest K-12 educational programs in the world.

Museum of Pop Culture

Museum of Pop Culture
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98109
The Museum of Pop Culture, or MoPOP (earlier called EMP Museum) is a nonprofit museum, dedicated to contemporary popular culture. It was founded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen in 2000 as the Experience Music Project.

Old Capitol Building

Old Capitol Building
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, 98504
The Old Capitol Building is a building in Olympia, Washington. Designed by Willis A. Ritchie, it was built from 1890 to 1892 as the Thurston County Courthouse, and served from 1905 until 1928 as the state capitol.

Olympia High School

Olympia High School
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, 98501
Olympia High School is a public high school in the southeast part of Olympia, Washington. It is the oldest of two comprehensive high schools in the Olympia School District, and also one of the oldest public secondary schools in the state of Washington.

Olympic Flight Museum

Olympic Flight Museum
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, 98501
The Olympic Flight Museum is an aviation museum at the Olympia Airport in Olympia, Washington. The museum has more than 10 vintage planes and helicopters on display, most of which are in airworthy condition.

Olympic Sculpture Park

Olympic Sculpture Park
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98121
Olympic Sculpture Park, created and operated by the Seattle Art Museum, is a public park with modern and contemporary sculpture in downtown Seattle, Washington.

Pacific Science Center

Pacific Science Center
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98109
Pacific Science Center is an independent, non-profit science center in Seattle with a mission to ignite curiosity and fuel a passion for discovery, experimentation, and critical thinking.

Percival Landing Park

Percival Landing Park
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington
Percival Landing Park is a public park located in Olympia, Washington. Named after a former commercial steamship wharf, the park is a well-known maritime landmark in the Pacific Northwest.

Pike Place Market

Pike Place Market
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98101
Pike Place Market is a public market in Seattle, Washington, United States. It opened on August 17, 1907 and is one of the oldest continuously operated public farmers' markets in the United States.

Priest Point Park

Priest Point Park
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington
Priest Point Park is a public park located in Olympia, Washington. Established in 1905, it was the city's first waterfront park, providing access to the Budd Inlet of Puget Sound.

Puget Sound

Puget Sound
Washington
Puget Sound is a sound along the northwestern coast of the U.S. state of Washington, an inlet of the Pacific Ocean, and part of the Salish Sea. The term "Puget Sound" is used not just for the body of water but also the Puget Sound region.

Seattle Aquarium

Seattle Aquarium
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98101
The Seattle Aquarium is a public aquarium in Seattle, Washington, located on Pier 59 on the Elliott Bay waterfront. It opened in 1977 and has been accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

Seattle Art Museum

Seattle Art Museum
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98101
The Seattle Art Museum is an art museum located in Seattle, Washington. It operates three major facilities: its main museum; the Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park on Capitol Hill, and Olympic Sculpture Park on the central Seattle waterfront.

Seattle Public Library-Central Library

Seattle Public Library-Central Library
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98104
The Seattle Central Library is the flagship library of the Seattle Public Library system. The 11-story (185 feet or 56.9 meters high) glass and steel building in downtown Seattle, Washington was opened to the public on May 23, 2004.

Space Needle

Space Needle
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98109
Built for the 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle features an observation deck at 520 feet (160 m), the SkyCity restaurant at 500 feet (152 m), and a gift shop.

Teapot Dome Service Station

Teapot Dome Service Station
Zillah, Yakima County, Washington
Unique structures like this teapot were popular along America's roadways in the 1920's and 1930's. This service station building was constructed in amused memory of the Teapot Dome Scandal during the administration of Warren G. Harding.

The Gum Wall

The Gum Wall
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98101
The Market Theater Gum Wall is a brick wall covered in used chewing gum located in an alleyway in Post Alley under Pike Place Market in Downtown Seattle.

The Seattle Great Wheel

The Seattle Great Wheel
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98101
The Seattle Great Wheel is a giant Ferris wheel at Pier 57 on Elliott Bay in Seattle, Washington. At an overall height of 175 feet (53.3 m), it was the tallest Ferris wheel on the West Coast of the United States when it opened in June 2012.

Washington Governor's Mansion

Washington Governor's Mansion
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, 98501
The Washington Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the governor of Washington. The Georgian-style mansion is located on the grounds of the State Capitol campus in the capital city Olympia.

Washington State Capitol

Washington State Capitol
Olympia, Washington, 98501
The Washington State Capitol is the home of the government of the state of Washington. It contains chambers for the Washington State Legislature and offices for the governor, lieutenant governor, secretary of state, and treasurer.

Whatcom Falls Park

Whatcom Falls Park
Bellingham, Washington, 98229
Whatcom Falls Park is a 241-acre (0.98 km(sub)2(/sub)) park in Bellingham, Washington. The park has four sets of waterfalls and several miles of well maintained walking trails.

Winged Victory World War I Memorial

Winged Victory World War I Memorial
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington
Winged Victory is a World War I memorial in the U.S. state of Washington, which consists of four figures of uniformed persons atop a granite pedestal eclipsed by a fifth figure depicting the Winged Victory of Samothrace.

Woodard Bay Natural Resources Conservation Area

Woodard Bay Natural Resources Conservation Area
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington
Woodard Bay Natural Resources Conservation Area is a natural reserve in Olympia, Washington protected under the Washington Natural Areas Program.

Woodland Park Zoo

Woodland Park Zoo
Seattle, King County, Washington, 98103
Woodland Park Zoo is a wildlife conservation organization and zoological garden located in the Phinney Ridge neighborhood of Seattle, Washington.

Washington

Washington State Flag
Postal Code: WA
Capital City: Olympia
Became a State:
Population: 7,170,351*
Area: 71,297.95 miles2 (184,661.88 km2)

* 2015 est. U.S. Census Bureau
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Most Popular Washington Landmarks

  1. Mount St. Helens
  2. Benewah Milk Bottle
  3. Space Needle
  4. Teapot Dome Service Station
  5. Museum of Pop Culture
  6. Museum of Flight
  7. Manito Park and Botanical Gardens
  8. Washington State Capitol
  9. Whatcom Falls Park
  10. Puget Sound

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