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Attend a guided tour on Lawrence Halprin's Legacy: Freeway Park - 10/15

The Cultural Landscapes Foundation is celebrating the legacy of groundbreaking landscape architect and designer of Freeway Park, Lawrence Halprin. Guided tours of his work are being conducted… 90 more words

First Hill

Create a walking goal

As we were driving by Freeway Park in Seattle a few weekends ago, we heard some sweet sounds in the air.  Freeway Park bridges over Interstate 5 and a large city-owned parking lot. 170 more words

Move It

It’s difficult for me to believe, but it’s been forty years since Freeway Park in Seattle opened to the public. I was a teenager living in Edmonds at the time, and I remember thinking it was such a cool and creative way to bring green into the middle of the city. 119 more words

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Celebrate Freeway Park's 40th Anniversary!

40 years ago Freeway Park opened to the citizens of Seattle! The first park in America to lid an interstate, the Park is a feat of architecture and engineering as well as a community jewel. 80 more words

First Hill

The world is our studio

This spring my University of Washington drama grads and I went on a whopping five field trips around town. Seattle abounds in outrageously draw-able scenery, even more so if you explore past the typical tourist sites and find those gems that are hidden in plain sight. 497 more words

Drawing

Free summer classical music concerts in Freeway Park!

Grab a blanket, pack a picnic and join the Freeway Park Association and the Seattle Chamber Music Society for some of the best classical music ever written. 256 more words

First Hill

I thought this place was supposed to be dark and gloomy

The day before I headed off to Seattle, I checked the NWS forecast – Rain 100%, or Rain Likely every day.  I didn’t think there would be much chance for photography, other than a few window seat shots (more on that to come).  297 more words

Steve Bruno