Virtual Tours & Guides
 
VR Seattle
TONS of interactive 360 degree views of various Seattle locations. VERY COOL!

Seattle Virtual Tour
A virtual tour of the city, and other Helpful visitor info.

UTour
Find 360 degree, navigable panoramic views of many of Seattle's popular attractions with information and still shots also available.

Seattle Post-Intelligencer Visitors' Guide
Find festivals, free entertainment, restaraunts, beaches, everything Seattle has to offer.

SeattleCenter.com
A complete guide to Seattle Center, including events, attractions, & map.

A Walk Through the Garden
A virtual tour through the beautiful gardens at University of Washington.

Seattle Sidewalk
A guide to the happenings, attractions, and local businesses of Seattle.

Beautiful Seattle
You can find anything related to Seattle at this site.



Pictures
 

Northwest Media Photo Gallery
Some VERY beautiful pictures of the Seattle area & the Pacific Northwest.

Seattle Picture Gallery
More than 100 pictures of the Seattle area.

My Own Seattle Picture Gallery
Pictures I took of Seattle and surrounding areas in 1996. Just started building this page in late August '99 - so parts are under construction.

Frostpaw's Seattle photo gallery
Pictures of the space needle, & other sights around Seattle. Some in black & white.

Seattle PictureBox tour and screensaver
Themed picture tours of the Seattle area and screen savers.

William Chan's Washington Photos
Pictures from Washington (including Rainier, Olympic, and Skagit Valley) and from other Pacific Northwestern states. These photos are copyrighted.

Huntoon Photography
Commercial photographs of the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

Great Northwest Photography Gallery
Commercial photos- Mostly Seattle, but strectching from Vancouver, B.C. to San Francisco.

John G. Willbanks Photography
Another commercial site with beautiful pictures of the area.

PhotoVault
Beautiful professional photos of Seattle and Washington State.

Seattle Stock Photography
Stock photos of Space Needle, the downtown skyline, waterfront, parks, marinas and many other Seattle locations.

Seattle Bookmarks: Photography
Links to many more Seattle photo sites.


Live Web Cams
 
Mar Queen Hotel Needle Cam
Live view of the Space Needle. This one updates every couple of seconds & change views about every couple of minutes. You can actually watch the clouds float by on this one.

Frostpaw's Space Needle cam
Live cam pointing at the space needle, also a collage of other Seattle web cams, panoramic views of the city in the day and the night, and a Photo Gallery.

Loft Cam
Very nice live pictures of Puget Sound. You can also look at pictures archived throughout the day, movies, and pictures of the Kalakala.

WSDOT Traffic Cams
More than 90 live cameras in Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Snoqualmie and surrounding areas.

Lake Union Cam
Live cams Lake Union in Seattle - COMING SOON.

Bridge Cam
Located in the Fishermen's Terminal with a view of the Ballard Draw Bridge, Ship Canal, and the Fishermen's Memorial.

Queen Anne Tower Cam
KIRO's live cam on the Queen Anne Tower, looking over downtown Seattle.

Eye of the Needle
KIRO's live cam looking over downtown Seattle.

Downtown Seattle
Multiple Cams

Turner Construction Cam
Another construction cam of the new stadium.

Sea-Tac Cam
KIRO's live cam from Sea-Tac airport.

University of Washington
Live cam positioned over UW's Red Square. Also, archived shots and movies.

Orca Cam
Changing views of the waters off San Juan Island where the resident whale community is often seen. Beautiful!

The Market Cam
Live view Pike Place Public Market at 1st & Pike.

Friday Harbor Cam
Live cams at Friday Harbor on San Juan Island.

Ferry Cam
Check out ferries of several locations or take a virtual ferry ride.

Rosario Resort Cam
Live cams Rosario Resort located on East Sound - Orcas Island.

Roche Harbor Cam
Roche Harbor - San Juan Island.

Fisherman Bay Cam Cam
Fisherman Bay - Lopez Island.

Highrise Webcam
Interesting view of a highrise apt bldg and the Space Needle.

Bainbridge Island Ferrycam
An up to the minute look at the entrance to the Winslow ferry on Bainbridge Island to Seattle.

Bob's Deck Cam
Overlooking Lake Washington and Renton municipal airport.

Rainier Cam
Pointed toward Mt Rainier from the famous Pike Place Market. Not the best quality, but it's another view.

SammamiCam
View of the nearby Lake Sammamish.

Crystal Mountain Cam
Another view of Mt Rainier. This one from the Crystal Mtn Resort.

KoastCam Renton
View Varies. Mounted at the top of a tower located on the SE corner of Lake Washington, views include Cities of Renton, Kent, Seatac, the areas of Skyline, Rainier Beach, Mercer Island, Lake Washington, downtown Seattle, Puget Sound & the Olympic Mountains.

Stadium Construction Cam
Live construction cam of Seattle's new football/soccer stadium and pictures and movies of the Kingdome implosion.

Attractions
 
Seattle Center Attractions:
Space Needle
The webpage of Seattle's most famous attraction.

Space Needle - World's Fair 1962
See what the Needle looked like the year it was built. It wasn't always white... it WAS orange and yellow. OOO-WEE!

Pacific Science Center
Exhibits, planetarium, IMAX, laser shows, and don't forget to see the naked mole-rats.

Experience Music Project
Rock-n-Roll Museum.

International Fountain
A gaint fountain to relax at and take in some music, & watch the seagulls fight over a pile of spilled popcorn, or run around it and take your chances on getting wet during one of it's shows.

Waterfront attractions:
Seattle Aquarium
Underwater dome, animal exhibits, hands-on activities, IMAX Omnidome 180 degree screen & more.

Victoria Clipper
Take a day cruise to the San Juan Islands, and maybe take in some whale watching.

Whale Watching
Catch a whale watching tour with the Mosquito Fleet.

Ye Olde Curiosity Shop - Pier 54
Looking for fun & weird? Try Ye Olde Curiosity Shop. Not just any souvenier shop, but also a museum of oddities like a siamese twin calf, fleas in dresses, entire paintings on the heads of pins, and the Lord's Prayer engraved on a grain of rice.

Other Attractions:
Columbia Seafirst Center 73rd Floor Observation Deck
Seattle's highest outlook.

Discovery Park
543 acre park including sea cliffs, thickets, 2 miles of tidal beaches, meadows, forest groves, active sand dunes, streams and mountain views.

Park & Recreation
Parks, gardens, zoos, aquariums, trails & more.

More Park & Recreation info
Parks, gardens, beaches, activities &more.

Frye Art Museum
Admission is FREE. Has European and American art of the 19th & 20th centuries and a collection of local art of the Pacific Northwest.

Pike Place Market
This place is amazing! One of Seattle's most popular attractions. Shop for produce & handmade items, be entertained by street performers, and don't forget to duck the low flying fish at the famous pike place fish market.

Fremont Troll
Here's another weird one. The Fremont Troll. A gaint sculpture of a troll holding a VW bug built under the Aurora Avenue bridge. Fun photo opportunity.

Museum of Flight
Contains a large collection of historic aircraft.

Boeing Everett Factory Tour
Watch the world's largest commercial planes being built in the world's biggest building.

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park
Narrarated tours by tram. Over 400 acres.

Ride the Ducks
Ride an amphibious landing craft used by the United States Army during World War II. Tour Seattle by land and by sea. Sites include Downtown Seattle, Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, along the harbor, funky Fremont, and then splash into Lake Union where you?ll tour Portage Bay and see Seattle?s lovely houseboats!

The Underground Tour
In 1889, Seattle had a great fire. When the city began to rebuild, they decided to raise the street level to above the 1st story of buildings that already existed, which created an "underground city".

Tillicum Village
Blake Island Native American experience including authentic food, dance, and art.

Ballard Locks
Watch the boats travel through the locks and salmon climb the fish ladders or visit the beautiful botanical garden.

Fishermen's Terminal
Visitors can stroll the retail shops including a seafood market, a gift shop, a nautical supply store, a tavern and a restaraunt, Chinook's, with quite a seafood menu.

Mt. St. Helens
History, live pictures, seismic info, 1980 eruption & more.

Washington Lighthouses

Washington Wineries

Area Transportation
 
Parking downtown can be expensive. You may want to consider some of the many public transportation options Seattle has to offer...

Bus Schedules
Including the FREE ride area of downtown.

Bus Tunnels
Bus tunnel stations are all in the free ride area.

The Waterfront Streetcar
If you want to take in some of the sights on the waterfront and in Pioneer Square, the streetcar is the perfect way to get around.

The Monorail
Runs between Seattle Center (across from the Space Needle) & Westlake Center (Fifth and Pine Street).

Ferry Schedules

Buses to SEATAC
Take a bus to and from the airport, or park & ride to avoid airport traffic.

Misc Info
 
Seattle Weather - Weather Channel

Seattle Weather - USA Today

MapQuest & MapBlast
Find your way around with these two interactive mapping sites.

Pacific Northwest Native American Art
 
Pacific Northwest Native American Art
Explains the colors & shapes used in the art, also a gallery.

Raven Tales
Tells the stories of the animals used in the totem poles.

Art of Alaska and the Pacific Northwest Coast
Totem and Wildlife art and stories of the Pacific Northwest. Haida, Tlingit, Kwakuitl, Salish, and Bella Coola.

ROBERT DAVIDSON Haida Printmaker
Probably the best artist of the Northwest Coast style.

Quintana Galleries
Masks, Totems, Panels & Boxes, Rattles & Bowls, Prints and more of the Northwest Coast.

Westward Studio
Tons of Northwest Aboriginal art.

Hill's Native Art
North America's largest Northwest Coast native art gallery.

Northernwood Arts
Pacific Northwest Coast Native Indian Artists and their work.

Grand Hall
Art and culture of the Tsimshian, Haida, Nuxalk (Bella Coola), Central Coast, Nuu-Chah-Nulth (Nootka), and Coast Salish peoples.

U'Mista Cultural Centre
Art and culture.

Inuit Gallery of Vancouver
Inuit and exceptional Northwest Coast Native art.

Nativewoodart.com
Carved wood Totems, Doors, Plaques, Paddles.

Tlingit Carver Israel Shotridge
The traditional and contemporary Tlingit art of Israel Shotridge.

Native Artists and Arts of Ye Olde Curiosity Shop
Info about masks & totem poles and their legends. Also, local artists and their work available for purchase.