Downtown Is Open

Welcome Back Downtown

Downtown Seattle’s business and nonprofit landscape was significantly altered by COVID-19. We’re excited to share the many DSA members and other downtown businesses that have begun to welcome back patrons for in-store shopping or dining-in, while following public health guidelines. Help support local business and downtown’s retail, restaurant and arts sectors by checking out the selection of now-open locations below!


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Salish Sea Tours

Located on historic Pier 57, Salish Sea Tours is a Native-owned and -designed excursions on the Puget Sound for visitors and locals alike. Take a 1 hour cruise aboard a custom catamaran for a comprehensive audio tour of Seattle and the surrounding area. Tours are offered at 1:30, 3:00, 4:30 and 6:00.


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A fabulous array of sophisticated apparel from national and international designers, and an equally wide range of prices and sizes.


Seattle Antiques Market

Seattle Antiques Market

At Seattle Antique Market, get lost in a treasure-trove of fun collectibles, vintage fashions and unique antique furniture. Plus, they’re dog-friendly!

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Seattle Aquarium

Come see the Puget Sound’s watery wonders again at the Seattle Aquarium. With timed ticketing and plan-ahead pricing, you can choose the best fit for your budget and schedule. Chat with ocean experts, wave to scuba divers, and get to know the amazing animals on your next trip downtown.

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Seattle Art Museum

SAM is back with new and permanent exhibits to delight visitors. With a variety of styles, mediums and backgrounds, there’s something for everyone to love. Be sure to stop by for the upcoming exhibition “Our Blue Planet: Global Visions of Water,” on display March 18–May 30.


Seattle Barkery

Seattle Barkery

The first of its kind in the PNW! Seattle Barkery features everything a dog could want, from fresh baked treats to toys and more.

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Seattle Children’s Museum

Seattle Children’s Museum has officially reopened! The museum provides an accessible, fun, and educational play experience for the community, welcoming both new and familiar faces to a revitalized experience. Watch little imaginations come to life at the kid-size market, eye clinic, construction zone and more.

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Seattle Children’s Theatre

SCT is excited to welcome back audiences young and old with their 2021-2022 season. On stage now: Red Riding Hood, running through March 6 at the Eve Alvord Theatre.

Offers can change at the discretion of business owners. Please double-check on their website before making purchases.

There are plenty of safe and clean ways to get downtown, but if you choose to drive, consider visiting for the best parking rates.