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Explore Block by Block

Below is a map of South Lake Union. Learn about the history and contemporary landscape of the neighborhood by clicking on an icon.

We recommend starting with the green icons, which have been selected as especially representative studies of South Lake Union over the past century.

The pink icons are Seattle City Landmarks located in South Lake Union. These sites are notable for both their history and their architecture.

The blue icons are sites or landscapes associated with cultural history and environmental change.

You can also browse the exhibits in list form here.


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