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University of Washington

152 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Molly
Molly
September 22, 2019
University of Washington is Seattle's largest educational institution and home to some beautiful historic buildings. The campus makes for a beautiful walk.
Daniel
Daniel
September 10, 2019
One of the prettiest campuses in the world. Don't miss the cherry blossoms in 'The Quad' mid-March.
Kathleen
Kathleen
July 22, 2019
Most of my guests are coming to Seattle are coming because of the University of Washington.
Melissa
Melissa
July 12, 2019
Amazing architecture and grounds, a nice walk
Grace
Grace
January 24, 2019
The UW has a beautiful campus well worth your visit while staying in Seattle. Check out Red Square , Suzzallo Library, and see the Cherry Blossoms in Spring when the campus is filled with people snapping shots of the beautiful blooms.

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Monument / Landmark
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Location
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone+1 206-543-2100