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Top garden recommendations from locals

“The best view of Seattle. On a clear day you can see Mt. Rainier behind the city skyline. ”
  • 445 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“Cool outdoor, sculpture park. You can do it in the rain as well as sunshine. ”
  • 259 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“On the shores of Lake Washington, this 230-acre preserve features rare trees and a Japanese garden. Take a walk through the Arboretum and discover this beautiful living collection.”
  • 140 locals recommend
“This garden is really beautiful and well tended. The pond in the middle has many very large and beautiful fish. A beautiful walk. 15 minute drive away.”
  • 59 locals recommend
“This beautiful 20 acre garden is an urban oasis of hills and valleys, criss-crossed with streams and paths, ponds and waterfalls, rock outcroppings, and a stunning collection of plants, rich with flora and fauna. This unique urban refuge displays over 60 years of vision, effort and commitment by the Kubota family. Free to visit. I recommend the self-guided tour.”
  • 82 locals recommend
“$4 entry per person. They have a little tower you can go up too. It's a greenhouse, so a good place to go if it's rainy. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“Nice place to take a walk or jog. During the holidays they have lights shows or events.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“Check out the sphere's visitor center and the Amazon office complex with tons of lunch restaurants nearby.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“Walking trails and views of lake Washington and Husky Stadium from northern most part of the park. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
“Next to the South entrance of the zoo, this is a beautiful garden filled with roses. A wonderful place for a stroll, picnic, and pictures.”
  • 14 locals recommend
“A beautiful green space with walking trails and a community pea patch garden.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Historic Site
“The conservatory contains more than 550 plant species in its permanent collection as well as a rotating exhibit of floral displays that generally features between 300-500 blooming plants at any time.”
  • 5 locals recommend
“A delightful hidden park in the city that is perfect for picnics and views.”
  • 10 locals recommend
“Chill on the green grass, play in the fountain, or drop into the Ballard Skatepark bowl and get RADICAL!”
  • 7 locals recommend
“2 blocks from the property, The Seattle Chinese Garden is located on 4.6 acres at the north end of the South Seattle Community College campus on 16th Avenue SW. The garden has a panoramic view of downtown Seattle, Elliott Bay and the Cascade Mountains, including Mt. Baker and Mt. Rainier. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
“This is another one of the hidden gems of the Pacific North West. Enjoy walking and looking at all kinds of Bonsai tress. You will be amazed!”
  • 7 locals recommend