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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Meal Types

Neighborhood

Arts & Culture

Waterfall Garden
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Waterfall Garden Park

In the space formerly occupied by the original headquarters of UPS now lies a serene and beautiful park. Stop by for a moment of quiet contemplation or to appreciate a bit of off-the-beaten-path Seattle history.

Retail

Watson Kennedy
Photo: DSA

Watson Kennedy

Watson Kennedy is the place for all things home and living, with two shops featuring personally curated collections of items. The shops showcase vintage & new furniture, housewares, linens, jewelry, bath products, home goods and all kinds of other gifts and treasures. This local labor of love has been serving the Seattle area for over 20 years.

Restaurants & Bars

Wild Ginger

Wild Ginger

Authentic Southeast Asian cuisine, a lively bar and award-winning wine list in a sophisticated downtown setting.

Arts & Culture

SKL Architects

Wing Luke Museum

The Wing Luke Museum is home to 60,000 square feet of Asian Pacific American history.  Stroll through meaningful exhibits and collections and learn about the deep roots these communities have in Seattle. Now open Wednesday–Sunday.

Arts & Culture

Photo: Tinybeans

Wings Over Washington

Take a ride in the state-of-the-art “flying theater” that will transport you on an aerial adventure above one of America’s most scenic and beautiful states! Wings Over Washington uses 5K cameras, innovative art laser projection, drones for image capture and a ground-breaking surround sound system to bring guests an amazing journey over our Washington.

Arts & Culture

WOW Gallery
Photo: @wonderofwomen

Wonder of Women Gallery

Presented by Wonder of Women, WOW Gallery at Pacific Place Seattle features rotating art exhibitions and live music performances to honor Black culture. Their first gallery, ‘Dear Sista, I See You’ is a healing art exhibition created for racial healing, education, and inspiration featuring artist Hiawatha D.’s Iconic Black Women and Black Love Collections.

Retail

World Spice Merchants

Nestled below Pike Place Market on the Seattle waterfront, World Spice Merchants has been a hub of flavor exploration since 1995. With over 200 spice selections gracing the shelves, World Spice is a destination offering unique flavor selections for every chef.

Retail

Ye Olde Curiosity Shop

A 100-year-old purveyor of curiosities, curios and kitsch featuring mummies, shrunken-heads and a Fiji Mermaid.

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 downtownseattleparking.com for the best parking rates.